Phidias: Parthenonfries

Hermann Bahr: A Letter From Germany, Dezember 1922

... , so in archæology all his efforts were directed towards the frieze of the Parthenon. Phidias to him is for the eye what Bach is for the ear. He ...... he eye what Bach is for the ear. He, as it were, regards the frieze of the Parthenon as a visible Chromatic Fantasy and Fugu ...... to a deaf man, it would only be necessary to show him the frieze of the Parthenon. This new book about Bach arouses so much favourable and bi ...