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“Art is the imitation of nature in her mode of operation…” St. Thomas Aquinas I recently read a piece by Ananda K. Coomaraswami entitled ‘The Primitive Mentality’[1]". Its subject matter, that of the ancient’s perspective compared to our own, is of such far reaching significance that any

In my mind the beauty of solitude and our relationship with nature has never been so wonderfully expressed than in many Chinese and Japanese paintings over the last few centuries.  The image of a single figure dwarfed amongst the landscape is very evocative. In the picture