What is your interpretation of this phrase? So far the only response I’ve gotten is a rather snarky non-answer. (Additionally, we’re on the hunt for proof that Picasso actually *did* say those six words. Source, anyone?)
Her question is not directly about intellectual property, but the debate on IP, both here and elsewhere, is certainly about questions of innovation, originality, progress, and privilege. Perhaps Austrians and fellow travelers have more to say on the subject right now than do the art-history enthusiasts over at About.com.