Art Lovers Quotes

Art Lovers Quotes by Henri Matisse, Salvador Dali, Vincent Van Gogh, Ernst Gombrich, Claude Monet, Ben Shahn and many others.

I do not literally paint that table, but the emotion it

I do not literally paint that table, but the emotion it produces upon me.
Henri Matisse
Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.
Salvador Dali
My opinion is that the best thing would be to work on till art lovers feel drawn toward it of their own accord, instead of having to praise or to explain it.
Vincent Van Gogh
During the days of my youth, critics and art-lovers resorted freely to this term of abuse. Even some of the most renowned Old Masters were also pilloried as having manufactured insipid and sugary paintings that were offensive to good taste.
Ernst Gombrich
Despite my extremely modest prices, dealers and art lovers are turning their backs on me. It is very depressing to see the lack of interest shown in an art object which has no market value.
Claude Monet
It may be a point of great pride to have a Van Gogh on the living room wall, but the prospects of having Van Gogh himself in the living room would put a great many devoted art lovers to rout.
Ben Shahn
There is a lot that horses and art share in common. I have found that most horse people are art lovers, and vice versa.
Alice Walton
It is significant that one says book lover and music lover and art lover but not record lover or CD lover or, conversely, text lover.
James Gleick