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Página 130 - Mr. Westmacott remarks that these works are unquestionably the finest specimens of the art that exist, and they illustrate, fully and admirably, the progress, and it may be said, the consummation, of sculpture. They exhibit in a remarkable degree all the qualities that constitute fine art, — truth, beauty, and perfect execution. In the forms, the most perfect, the most appropriate, and the most graceful, have been selected. The earliest known example of bas-relief is that in the Louvre representing...
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