Art Course

There are various ways of "teaching" art. One way is to provide a student with a large tome in which the pictures of various masters are reproduced in color, with a tabloid criticism appended at the bottom of the page. The students regard the picture, memorize the criticism. Once or twice a week they listen to a lecture by a professor and take notes.

Another way is to take the student and put him on a boat for Europe. In order to pass the course he must spend his first five...

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