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It was to Central India what Mount Casino was to Italy, and Cluny was to France, in the Middle Ages,–the seat of learning and art. It was not until the Mohammedan conquest in India that architecture received a new impulse from the Saracenic influence. Then arose the mosques, minarets, and palaces which are a wonder for their magnificence, and in which are seen the influence of Greek art as An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. Timanthes of Sicyon was distinguished for invention, and Eupompus of the same city founded a school. His advice to Lysippus is memorable: "Let Nature, not an artist, be your model." Protogenes was celebrated for his high finish. His Talissus took him seven years to complete. Pamphilus was celebrated for composition, Antiphilus for facility, Theon of Samos for prolific fancy, Apelles for grace —Pausias, in painting a sacrifice, foreshortened the victim, and threw its shade on part of the surrounding crowd, to show its height and length. 68. Sculpture composes in single groups or separate figures, but apposition is the element of basso-relievo. Coroll.—Poussin painted basso-relievo, Algardi chiselled pictures. 69. He who treats you with all the figures of a subject save the An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon. An icon used to represent a menu that can be toggled by interacting with this icon.

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