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… longer a question how far a painting can be removed from the representation of reality but how autonomous it is as a nature in itself accessible to empathy and contemplation.2015: Exhibition of 7 paintings and 4 drawings at the Galerie Erich Storrer, Zurich.
… representation, such as a painting or cartoon. In that case, normal obscenity laws will normally apply. All zoophilic imagery is widely regarded as pornography.
Zinc coated steel substrate for PPGI is typically produced on a continuous galvanizing line (CGL). The CGL may include a painting section after the hot dip galvanising section, or more commonly the metallic coated substrate in coil form is…
Zimmerman was inspired to write Kandide and the Secret of the Mists in part by a painting by artist Maxine Gadd who, in turn, was asked to illustrate the novel. Zimmerman felt that Gadd’s illustrations were so important to the enjoyment of the novel, she insisted that they be published in full color in the hardcover edition.
… warnings, painted in the eye of two dragons, who immediately fled to heaven riding on clouds with crashing thunder. Marking the eyes of dragons opens their eyes and gives them life. The spirit is fleeting, omnipresent, so that grasping and fixing it in a painting gives his work an uncanny power of suggestion.
Zeke eventually gains a pirate’s ring that unlocks a passageway to the Vault of Shadows, Atticus Thorn’s secret lair behind a painting in the Foyer.
Zeitoun is a nonfiction book written by Dave Eggers and published by McSweeney’s in 2009. It tells the story of Abdulrahman Zeitoun, the Syrian-American owner of a painting and contracting company in New Orleans, Louisiana who chose to ride out Hurricane Katrina in his Uptown home.
Zebras are a popular subject in art. The fourth Mughal emperor Jahangir (r.1605-24), commissioned a painting of the zebra, which was completed by Ustad Mansur. Zebra stripes are also a popular style for furniture, carpets and fashion.
Zawieszenie dzwonu Zygmunta (Zawieszenie dzwonu Zygmunta na wieży katedry w roku 1521 w Krakowie, English: The Hanging of the Sigismund bell at the Cathedral Tower in 1521 in Kraków) is a painting by Jan Matejko finished in 1874. It…
Zallinger used a Renaissance-era painting technique known as fresco secco. Though rarely used because of the difficulties of using egg tempera, fresco secco allowed Zallinger to delineate character as well as create a painting with good durability.
Yves was the bishop of Tréquier and in the chapel is a painting of the saint settling a dispute between rich and poor. A Roland Doré back to back statue of Yves and a female saint is on display, part of the calvary mentioned earlier.
Young man playing the lute is an oil painting in the collection of the Rijksmuseum that is a period copy of the same subject by Frans Hals. It was acquired by the museum as a painting by Frans Hals and was skipped by the researcher Juliane Harms in 1927, being finally attributed to Leyster by Seymour Slive in 1974.
Young Woman in a Pearl Necklace (after 1655) is an oil on canvas painting by an unknown painter, after a painting by the Dutch painter Willem Drost. It is an example of Dutch Golden Age painting and is part of the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Young Man with a Skull is a painting by the Dutch Golden Age painter Frans Hals, painted in 1626 and now in the National Gallery, London. The painting was previously labelled Hamlet holding the skull of Yorick.
Young Man at His Window (French: Jeune homme à sa fenêtre) is a painting of 1875 by the French Impressionist Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894). The oil on canvas painting measures 117 x 82 cm.
Young Knight in a Landscape, or Portrait of a Knight, is a painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Vittore Carpaccio, now in the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection in Madrid. Dated 1510, this is the earliest full-length portrait in Western…
Young Gypsy Woman is a painting by Kārlis Hūns from 1870. It is located in the Latvian National Museum of Art.
… tired gets confused and tells her to discuss it next day. Her mother however believes her and guides her. In her chimney she finds a painting of the previous owner’s wife along with a diary, reading which Deb finds out that the wife (Elenor)…
Yenovk Nazarian was born in Constantinople (today Istanbul), where he began his education. He subsequently studied art in Italy, and after returning to Turkey worked as both painter and teacher. His work at this period included a painting depicting…
… her and he saw her as a genius of painting and he had frequently used her as a model for his own work. Xu was also still using Jiang as a model and the only work of Xu that was sold in Europe was a painting of the sitting figure of Jiang.
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