Any authentic work of art must start an argument between the artist and his audience. Rebecca West Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Artist and audience Art Author Rebecca West Language English Time 1957 1950s 20th century Occupation Writer From United Kingdom Europe Authentication Score 3 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation West, Rebecca. The Court and the Castle. Yale UP, 1957. Citation text copied to clipboard.