Literature vs. Visual Art



Leonardo da Vinci, Notebooks



Han Yu, On a Painting


Qiu Ying


Giuseppe Castiglione




Poetry vs. Music

Bai Juyi, Song of the Pipa Player


Visual Epistemology

layers of the head


three-compartment scheme:

imagination, estimation, memory


four-compartment scheme:

common sense, fantasy-imagination, estimation, memory


five-compartment scheme:

common sense, fantasy, estimation, imagination, memory




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