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Humans around the globe make paintings and get pleasure from it, they usually have performed so for millennia. yet acknowledging that artwork is a common a part of human event leads us to a couple colossal questions: Why does it exist? Why can we take pleasure in it? and the way do the world’s varied artwork traditions relate to artwork and to one another?
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Beauty and Sublimity: A Cognitive Aesthetics of Literature and the Arts by Patrick Colm Hogan