By Ruth L. Saw (auth.)
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On inspection of the picture, 32 AESTHETICS: AN INTRODUCTION we might come to the opinion that the academician's assumption was unjustified. We have the expectation that established writers and painters will go on producing works of art, but there might come a moment when critics begin to say, "Mr. " How then, do pictures, plays, poems, novels, musical compositions, and so on become "works of art"? In his Aspects of the Novel3 E. M. Forster defines the novel, quoting M. " Mr. Forster specifies the extent.
Nevertheless they find the performance somehow dissatisfying. What they want, and what they have not been given, is illusion. There has been too much preparation, too much apparatus, opening and closing of boxes, thrusting rods through holes, and so on. What they have been given is an apparent demonstration that the conjurer could not wield the saw without sawing the woman in half. There has been a total lack of illusion. There is more of an illusion in a stage performance, because we are led imperceptibly into the time and place where the playwright wishes to have us.
This was the belief of the "Bloomsbury Set"-their philosopher G. E. Moore including "the admiring contemplation of beauty" as one of the values of civilized living. 2 People holding the first belief may look on the beautiful object as valuable simply because of its 2 Principia Ethica, Cambridge, 1903. Pp. 188 ff. Aesthetic Experiences and Attitudes 55 own nature or because it is the sign of some reality beyond itself. Plato and Aristotle agreed in finding the objects delightful, but both were concerned solely with their influence on the character of the beholders and, more importantly, through the beholders, with the benefit to the community.
Aesthetics:: An Introduction by Ruth L. Saw (auth.)