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Wavi: leo tolstoy's what is art leo tolstoy penned the essay “what is art” in an attempt to shed light to the then current day society in. The aesthetic theory of leo tolstoy’s what is art the faults noted by commentators have been the unremitting moralism of the essay in its approach to art. Leo tolstoy’s “what is art leo tolstoy, “what is art”(1896) i wrote the following essay for one of my art class at college leo tolstoy. What is art by tolstoy, leo, graf, 1828-1910 maude, aylmer, 1858-1938 publication date 1904 topics arts -- philosophy, arts and morals.
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