rilke’s “letters on cezanne”

Colours, as Rilke encounters them in Cézanne, act as sentient beings, as though they were aware of themselves. Here is how he describes one of Cézanne’s portraits (a portrait of Madame Cézanne), in the next letter (October 22, 1907):

color “leave them completely alone” via  http://sonnetsincolour.org/

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