Arts: Good Books: Nov. 19, 1923

The amateur devotee in search of mentors to guide him through the mazes of art has never had greater riches spread before him than in the present season. Sir William Orpen's Outline (TIME, Oct. 15) is pretty narrowly limited to painting. One wishing a diverting catalogue of the famous individual pictures of the world need go no further.

But a greater work and a more inclusive one is Elie Faure's History of Art,* now being published in English by Harper. The third volume, on Renaissance Art, has come from the press, preceded by...

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