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The eye : the seer and the seen

Author: Francis Huxley
Publisher: London : Thames and Hudson, ©1990.
Series: Art and imagination.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an inspired text, Francis Huxley discusses the many roles played by the symbol of the eye. A generous selection of illustrations, drawn from sources as diverse as the ancient Egyptians and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Huxley
ISBN: 0500810346 9780500810347
OCLC Number: 21966510
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: Eye and eye-spot --
Plates: the centre of origination --
Entoptics --
The sun-like eye --
The eye-juggler --
The trickster --
The pupil --
The mermaid's mirror --
The eye of water --
Plates: the watchful eye --
The dragon's eye --
The eye of the seer --
Dreams, revelation and nightmare --
The eye of the great being --
Plates: the eye of violence --
The island of fire --The glory --
The fish --
The eye-goddess--
The evil eye --
The third eye --Plates: the opened eye of the inner light --
The eye of reason and the rainbow.
Series Title: Art and imagination.
Responsibility: Francis Huxley.

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