Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago Volume 10-11

Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago Volume 10-11

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...that may be offered in the manner of its presentation. So far as numbers are concerned, there has been a decided growth in the children's work. But a truer indication of growth is found in the chance remarks of the children, which show development in their sense of esthetic appreciation. For that we strive. ASPIRA-I'ION--BRONZE FROM EXHIBITION BY ALBIN POLASEK THE MANusciuPT ON Coven or JANUARY BULLETIN--A letter from Dr. Alfred Emerson containing the following characteristic passage was recently received. Dr. Emerson had just seen the January issue of the Bulletin. "Maybe it will help you to sing your gra-du-a'-le text more melodiously if I print it out for you, cosi: " 'But I have borne fruit like an olive in the house of the Lord. I have hoped or set my hope in the mercy of my God, and I shall wait upon Thy name, for it is good in the sight of Thy saints.' "A man once told me the secret of this four-line music is to draw a ninth red line between your two clefs, if you have that many, and then to... Well, it's rather too thin ice for me to skate on. So I shall desist with the venturesome notion, which I dare not call information, that your bottom lines as they are denote G, and your middle spaces C." ONE FoRM or-' PUBLIC EDUcATIoN--Visitors to the Art Institute have shown interest in the experiments being conducted in the Inness Room for the determining of a proper color treatment of the walls. Some have been inclined to comment approvingly on the unusual procedure of carrying on these experiments without closing the gallery. Some of those who visit the galleries frequently have been overheard discuss ing the relative merits of full velvet hangings as compared with painted...
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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 127g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236886909
  • 9781236886903