Nature contains the elements, in colour and form, of all pictures, as the keyboard contains the notes of all music. But the artist is born to pick, and choose, and group with science, these elements, that the result may be beautiful — as the musician... Self Culture - Seite 3621899Vollansicht
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...following nature — the same idea that Three Thieves. 123 the Japanese has so strongly. "Nature," he says, "contains the elements in color and form of all pictures,...beautiful, as the musician gathers his notes and forms his chords, until he brings forth from chaos glorious harmonies. To say to the artist that nature is...