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" The Italian, attends only to the invariable, the great and general ; ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth and a minute exactness in the detail, as I may say, of nature modified by accident.... "
The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds: ... to which is Prefixed, a ... - Page 131
by Sir Joshua Reynolds - 1846 - 495 pages
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1856
...historical, but as poetical painting. His next sentence will farther manifest his meaning. " The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth and minute exactness in the detail, as I may say, of...
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Photographic notes and journal of the Manchester photographic society ...

Thomas Sutton - 1858
...contrarieties which cannot subsist together, and which destroy the efficacy of each other. The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great, and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal detail, as I may say, of nature modified by accident. The...
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A Handbook of Pictorial Art

Richard St. John Tyrwhitt, Alexander Macdonald - Arts - 1868 - 480 pages
...Italian painters the lofty one.' He instances Michael Angelo, and says that he and the Italians attend only to the invariable, the great and general ideas...which are fixed and inherent in universal Nature; while the Dutch attend to literal truth and minute exactness, in detail, of Nature modified by accident....
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A Handbook of Pictorial Art

Art - 1875 - 384 pages
...Italian painters the lofty one.' He instances Michael Angelo, and says that he and the Italians attend only to the invariable, the great and general ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal Nature ; while the Dutch attend to literal truth and minute exactness, in detail, of Nature modified by accident....
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Typical selections from the best English authors, with ..., Volume 2

Edith Emily Smith - 1876
...contrarieties which cannot subsist together, and which destroy the efficacy of each other. The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general,...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth, and a minute exactness in the detail, as I may say,...
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Practical Hints on Colour in Painting: Illustrated by Examples from the ...

John Burnet - Color in art - 1880 - 64 pages
...contrarieties which cannot subsist together, and which destroy the efficacy of each other. The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth, and a minute exactness in the detail, as I may say...
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The Works of John Ruskin: Modern painters.-v.5-6. The stones of Venice.-v.7 ...

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1885
...historical, but as poetical painting. His next sentence will farther manifest his meaning. " The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth and minute exactness in the detail, as I may say, of...
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Works, Volumes 2-3

John Ruskin - 1887
...historical, but as poetical painting. His next sentence will farther manifest his meaning. " The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth and minute exactness in the detail, as I may say, of...
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Discourses

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Art - 1887 - 283 pages
...contrarieties which cannot subsist together, and which destroy the efficacy of each other. The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal Nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary ^ to literal truth and a minute exactness in the detail, as I may say,...
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Sir Joshua Reynolds - Art - 1887 - 283 pages
...contrarieties which cannot subsist together, and which destroy the efficacy of each other. The Italian attends only to the invariable, the great and general...ideas which are fixed and inherent in universal Nature ; the Dutch, on the contrary, to literal truth and a minute exactness in the detail, as I may say,...
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