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Painting Since 1939

By Robin Ironside
London, New York and Toronto: Longmans Green & Co for the British Council
Year: 1947
Language: English
Pages: 40
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See in particular chapter VI: 'The Rising Generation', pp. 33-37.

"We may feel at this moment the sympathetic relationship with human desires and uncertainties to which the imaginative art of the younger generation aspires. It is not an art that could produce an object of 'virtu', a collector's piece, in its own day; but, like other valid expressions of European culture, it seeks to associate the beauty at which it aims with the less accessible channels of individual existence." p. 37