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"He possessed a wonderful collection of tropical plants, fashioned by the hands of true artists, following Nature step by step... This admirable artistry had long enthralled him, but now he dreamt of collecting another kind of flora: tired of artificial flowers aping real ones, he wanted some natural flowers that would look like fakes."

J. K. Huysman, Against Nature, 1882,

(voce 'fake2': in, O.M.A. Rem Koolhaas and Bruce Mau, S, M, L, XL)

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