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LV. Things which are disagreeable in
Painting to be avoided .

p. 74 LVI. The prudential part of

of a Painter

75 LVII. The idea of a beautiful Picture 75 LVIII. Advice to a young Painter ** 76 LIX. Art must be subservient to the Painter 77 LX. Diversity and Facility are pleasing * 77 LXI. The Original must be in the Head,

and the Copy on the Cloth . . 78 LXII. The Compass to be in the Eyes* 79 LXIII. Pride, an Enemy to good Painting* 79 LXIV. Know thyself

80 LXV. Perpetually practise, and do easily

what you have conceived . 81
LXVI. The Morning most proper for Work 81
LXVII. Every Day do something
LXVIII. The Method of catching natural

Passions
LXIX. Of the Table-Book **

83 LXX. The Method of Studies for a young Painter ****

87 LXXI. Nature and Experience perfect

Art *

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The following little piece has been constantly annexed to M. Du Fresnoy's Poem. It is here given from the former Editions but the liberty has been taken of making some alterations in the Version, which, when compared with the Original in French, appeared either to be done very carelessly by Mr. DRYDEN, or (what is more probable) to be the work of some inferior hand which he employed on the occasion.

M.

THE

SENTIMENTS

OF

CHARLES ALPHONSE DU FRESNOY,

+ ON THE WORKS OF

THE PRINCIPAL AND BEST PAINTERS

OF THE TWO LAST AGES.

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