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Concerning the Spiritual in Art Characters & Character Analysis

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Beethoven

Beethoven's works are relevant to the art that has the characteristics of a Gothic cathedral with systematic structures that are also transitional, while representing various inspirational sources through impression, improvisation, and composition. He was one of the artists that was misunderstood in his time, considered even to be a madman. Beethoven stood at the highest peak of the artistic triangle that few managed to achieve. He could see beyond the limits of his own segment.

Weber considered Beethoven's Seventh Symphony as having certain extravagances. He thought of Beethoven as being ready for a psychiatric hospital while his art reached the limit.

Abbe Stadler commented on Beethoven as using the same notes that are simply boring.

Picasso

Picasso was a painter living in Paris, who rejected conventional beauty, being torn between self-expression and various means of expressing it. He used various modes of conveying message in art and...

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