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To have to talk about painting -- to classify it, might seem a negation of the power of painting to expound ideas. And it is -- for words can do things a painting cannot & Writism takes its essential philosophy from the inescapable power of words in the modern ethos.

The purpose of the essay following is not to provide a history of art but to place Writism in its context, tracing the development of the language of painting and its role in expression and communication.