William H. Hunt - Quotes

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There is no more reason why the features belonging to a picture should be distorted for the purpose of such imaginative suggestion than that the poet's metaphors should spoil his words for the ordinary uses of man. ---->>>

When language was not transcendental enough to complete the meaning of a revelation, symbols were relied upon for heavenly teaching, and familiar images, chosen from the known, were made to mirror the unknown spiritual truth. ---->>>

I agree that Ruskin has done much harm to counter balance much good in giving people the trick of talking about Art instead of really doing a little of it to enable them to understand. ---->>>


William H. Hunt profile (william-h-hunt.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: June 12, 1823
Die: February 27, 1884
Occupation: Soldier