Seminal writings on art

Simson, Maria
September 1995
Publishers Weekly;9/25/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 39, p54
Book Review
Reviews several books on art including `Diderot on Art: Volume I--The Salon of 1765 and Notes on Painting,' edited by John Goodman, `The Journal of Eugene Delacroix,' and `Memoirs of the Life of John Constable,' by C.R. Leslie.


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