1. Gustave Klimt: The Birch Forest
Great philosophers such as Plato, Aristotle and 3rd century philosopher Plotinus, as well as many contemporary philosophers such as Nietzsche, Marx, Wittgenstein, Bell, Collingwood, Dickie, Wollenheim and Barthes have argued its" definition and come up with their own numerous definitions. ... According to Plato and classical aesthetics, what we see on canvas is a second interpretation of an interpretation. ... In contrast, Plotinus a Neoplatonic philosopher born in Egypt believed that art reveals an object more clearly than is possible in ordinary experience. ... This is much like Plato...
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