John Sloan Quote

You can be a giant among artists without ever attaining any great skill. Facility is a dangerous thing. When there is too much technical ease the brain stops criticizing. Don't let the hand fall into a smart way of putting the mind to sleep.


John Sloan on Drawing and Painting: Gist of Art (ed. Courier Corporation, 1977) - ISBN: 9780486409474

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You can be a giant among artists without ever attaining any great skill. Facility is a dangerous thing. When there is too much technical ease the...

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You can be a giant among artists without ever attaining any great skill. Facility is a dangerous thing. When there is too much technical ease the...

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You can be a giant among artists without ever attaining any great skill. Facility is a dangerous thing. When there is too much technical ease the...

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You can be a giant among artists without ever attaining any great skill. Facility is a dangerous thing. When there is too much technical ease the...