There goes the nobility.
How fascinating to use our art to describe his (Tolstoy's) art. As I think about my particular page, I rework the passage in my mind and find in it all the layered emotions and hidden meanings--just like all the different layers of my collage. -- Christiane
Christiane Carney Johnson
from page 95-96, Volume 2 of original text
collage, acrylic paint
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation page 675-677