"All art is infested by other art" ( Leo Steinberg , Art about Art , 1979) This photostream mainly is about Henry Holiday's illustrations to Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark . Links: Gallery Albums blog.snrk.de This is what Friedrich Nietzsche knew about Snark hunting: Wer mit Ungeheuern kämpft, mag zusehn, dass er nicht dabei zum Ungeheuer wird. Und wenn du lange in den Abgrund blickst, blickt der Abgrund auch in d…
Thomas Cranmer's 42 Boxes, album created on June 3, 2013
See also: www.academia.edu/9918883/Thomas_Cranmers_42_Boxes
Snark hunting with Charles Darwin, album created on May 30, 2013
See also: independent.academia.edu/GoetzKluge/Posts/5725223 If -- and the thing is wildly possible -- the charge of writing nonsense were ever brought against the author of this brief but instructive poem, it would be based, I [Lewis Carroll] feel convinced, on the line (in p.4) “Then the bowsprit got mixed with the rudder sometimes.” In view of this painful possibility, I will not (as I might) appeal indignantly to my other writings as a proof that I am incapable of such a deed: I will not (as…
Beyond Snark, album created on November 23, 2013
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