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"There are certain effects of colour that give all men pleasure, and others which jar, almost like a musical discord. A more general development of this sensibility would make possible a new abstract art, an art that should deal with colours as music does with sound." --The Sense of Beauty (1896) by George Santayana

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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
  1. A clashing or discordant set of sounds, particularly with a quivering or vibrating quality.
  2. A sense of alarm or dismay.
  3. A disagreement, a dispute, a quarrel; Template:Lb contention, discord; quarrelling.

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