Poets on Painters

Essays on the Art of Painting by Twentieth-Century Poets J. D. McClatchy. Academy into an ear), ... And it is important to remember that during certain periods painters and poets together form part of a larger group.

Poets on Painters

An anthology of essays by such notables as W.B. Yeats, Gertrude Stein, and W.H. Auden offer their views on painting and works by such great painters as Picasso, Van Gogh, and Matisse

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Pencils Rhetorique
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Judith Dundas
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

The painting and the poetry of the Renaissance shared the same goal of imitating nature. English poets of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries frequently underlined the force of ut pictura poesis - the ancient analogy between poetry and painting - by means of ekphrases, or descriptions of works of art,
William Blake, Poet and Painter
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Jean H. Hagstrum
Categories: Art and literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1964 - Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press

This pioneer study of William Blake is based on the author's contention that Blake intertwined painting and poetry so successfully that they cannot well be separated. Mr. Hagstrum reveals the intimate relation of Blake's designs, borders, scenes, and colors to the poems they accompany. Beginning with the earliest tiny line
Poets on Painters
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: J. D. McClatchy
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-12-21 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

An anthology of essays by such notables as W.B. Yeats, Gertrude Stein, and W.H. Auden offer their views on painting and works by such great painters as Picasso, Van Gogh, and Matisse
Poets and Painters
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: J. D. McClatchy
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

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The Chinese Painter as Poet
Language: en
Pages: 159
Authors: Jonathan Chaves
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: China Inst in Amer

This exhibition explores the poetry-painting relationship in Chinese art, the Ways in which the relationship manifested in visual art and the common themes that have inspired painters and poets throughout Chinese history, from the Jin Dynasty (1115 - 1234) through the 20th century. The 36 artworks features paintings, calligraphy, woodblock