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The science of geology was progressing rapidly in the early nineteenth century and the Moon's surface as seen through a telescope seemed to show geological processes.
Giacometti's figures might have projected nonbeing for Sartre as a function of the mottled, pitted surfaces that could emit the flash of an expression or the lift of a breast as seen from a distance but which would never yield any more solidly wrought details of surface or shape when seen up close, thus making nonbeing function as the motivation of perception.