Jacques Barzun Quote

Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in memorable form—or else it is not art.


The House of Intellect (1959)

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Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in memorable form—or else it is not art.

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Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in memorable form—or else it is not art.

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Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in memorable form—or else it is not art.

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Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in memorable form—or else it is not art.