Konenkov about spirit of trees

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Konenkov about spirit of trees - been notes bor- the some- It in the Te- ye and...
been notes bor- the some- It in the Te- ye and London don« Say* Tree* Have Soul* That trees have souls end that American trees embody spirits diSerent from those inhabiting trees in I»T other part of tie world, is the of Sergei Kcnenkov, greatest of ~Kcss- ian wood carvers, who has arrlred Kew York from Russia, says a to the Cincinnati Enquirer. Konenkor says he found In Central park, since his arrival, a tree that to him the soul of a candle such burned !n the homes of thousands Russians all over the world cntil last midnight in celebration of Russian Easter week. He described it as a little tree, with Its leafy crown flaring in the perfumed sir of spring as a lamp in the Incense-laden atmosphere of a cathedral. Konenkov cannot understand why American sculptors do not express epirits of their trees in wood carvings.

Clipped from The News31 Jul 1924, ThuPage 4

The News (Frederick, Maryland)31 Jul 1924, ThuPage 4
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