No one sees a flower, really, because to see takes time. Like to have a friend takes time. The eye is the lamp of the body; so then if your eye is clear, your whole body will be full of light. Then you would see that the thick brush strokes of gray, rust, black, and teal are actually shapes of quahogs and littlenecks, mussels, and broken bits of sea glass strewn across a patch of tawny sand. The man who painted this, Frederick Franck, was a Dutchman, a physician, as well as an artist and author of a dozen books on art, philosophy, travel, and religion.
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Drawn and handwritten by Frederick Franck. Product Details About the Author. About the Author Frederick Sigfred Franck was a painter, sculptor, and author of more than 30 books on Buddhism and other subjects who was known for his interest in human spirituality. His drawings and paintings are part of the permanent collections of numerous museums in America and abroad, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum, the Fogg Museum, and the Tokyo National Museum. For three years he served on the staff of Dr.
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Rather than any of the labels above, Frederick Franck liked to call himself an image-maker. He was a true Renaissance Man, writing books and creating images until his death at He went on to write over 30 books, including The Awakened Eye , to which the title of this site pays homage. For him it was a direct impulse from heart-seeing to hand-scribbling with no loop through the labeling and categorizing part of the brain.
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He was a native of The Netherlands and became a United States citizen in He was a dental surgeon by trade, and worked with Dr. Albert Schweitzer in Africa from John the Divine. His major creation, however, was a sculpture garden and park adjacent to his home in Warwick, New York , which he called Pacem in Terris, or "Peace on Earth. Franck dedicated it to Dr.