Art Spirit

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Basic Books, Mar 6, 2007 - Art - 288 pages
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Embodying the entire system of Robert Henri’s teaching, The Art Spirit contains much valuable advice, critical comment, and inspiration to every student of the arts.

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User Review  - AshRyan - LibraryThing

"Art when really understood is the province of every human being." Thus begins one of the most remarkable books ever written on the subject. The Art Spirit is comprised of various letters, articles ... Read full review

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User Review  - conceptDawg - LibraryThing

This is one of those great books that I can read over and over again and never get tired of it. I can also pick it up and read it for 5 minutes at a time and still get something out of it. The book is organized into small snippets/quotes of wisdom about art, life, and all matters in between. Read full review

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Robert Henri was born in Cincinnati in 1865 and died in 1929. He led the Ashcan School movement in art, and attracted a large, intensely personal group of followers. His paintings are shown at major museums across the United States.

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