A nonverbal power of the mind attending sheer image, the visual intellect is usually associated with the modern critical and creative sensibility. But it can and should inform our aesthetic expectation in reading the art of the past.
"The Visual Intellect,"
Syracuse Scholar (1979-1991): Vol. 2
, Article 6.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/suscholar/vol2/iss1/6