Théophile Gautier

"Great artists do not copy what they see, but what they desire."

Théophile Gautier
Théophile Gautier "The Golden Fleece"

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The word poet literally means maker: anything which is not well made doesn't exist."

Rating: 3.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution."

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist."

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)