connoisseurship : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n love of or taste for fine objects of art
- Nicholas Penny in Bloomberg
It brings you up against questions of connoisseurship: how anyone knows who painted what,said Penny.
- Jan Morris in Sydney Morning Herald
Jan Morris said of Chatwin: "Too much for me. Snobbism, equally camp and genuine; showy connoisseurship of a quirky kind; the deadly energy of a raconteur; the insensitivity of the tuft hunter; a gift for mimicry; sexual ambiguity of the Strength...