Even in Arcadia May and Cowdrey exist
Classical batting at its height in May and Cowdrey with their cerebral approach, their clarity of expression, the nobility of their design (disegno) that recalled the craftsmanship and idealised forms of Poussin.
From the Temple – Gower 1980:
And Gower at the height of his powers, the primacy of imagination and intuition – the solution of complex problems with obvious ease like a painting by El Greco.
Molton batting – Gower if he were playing today: the expression of inner necessity.
How Gower Would Bat Today by Wassily Kandinsky