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Blue Arabesque

A Search for the Sublime

by Patricia Hampl

  • 71 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7362647M
ISBN 100151015066
ISBN 109780151015061

Blue Arabesque Quotes Showing of 2 “For moderns - for us - there is something illicit, it seems, about wasted time, the empty hours of contemplation when a thought unfurls, figures of speech budding and blossoming, articulation drifting like spent petals onto the dark table we all once gathered around to talk and talk, letting time get. Blue Clouds is the first book in this series. Which, after reading this book, I'm very excited about! So if you really enjoy romantic suspense, with a cast of multi-layered characters then you will love Blue Clouds. 5+ stars Blue Arabesque: A Search for the Sublime. Just out of college, Patricia Hampl was mesmerized by a Matisse painting /5.

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In Blue Arabesque.Jul 29,  · Los Angeles Times Book Review. Asked in the Book Critics Circle Blog, what his “favorite reads” of were, Thomas Mallon replied, “In nonfiction I was left happiest by Patricia Hampl’s Blue Arabesque, an extended essay on the sublime that has all her usual charm and brilliance.”.The arabesque is a form of artistic decoration consisting of "surface decorations based on rhythmic linear patterns of scrolling and interlacing foliage, tendrils" or plain lines, often combined with other elements.

Another definition is "Foliate ornament, used in the Islamic world, typically using leaves, derived from stylised half-palmettes, which were combined with spiralling stems".