By Peter Kivy
the human importance of absolute tune is, if it doesn't lie in its representational or narrative content material. the answer's that, as but, philosophy has no resolution, and that the query might be thought of a major one for philosophers of paintings to think about, and to aim to reply to with no attraction to
representational or narrative content.
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