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Ambergris and Alchemy

June 19, 2016


  Ambergris and Alchemy: A Pilgrimage to John Singer Sargent’s Fumée d’Ambre Gris.   By Grace Dane Mazur. I. In the Museum: Flitting vs. Grazing In the art museum I used to dart like a bee, flitting from one enticement to the next, sipping visual nectar, hoping for that magical transformation that turns the assorted […]