When I was in Venice before, I think I found no picture which stirred me much, but this time there were two which enticed me to the Doge's palace day after day, and kept me there hours at a time.
So vividly is noise suggested, that spectators who become absorbed in the picture almost always fall to shouting comments in each other's ears, making ear-trumpets of their curved hands, fearing they may not otherwise be heard.
He brought out a picture
of two curly-headed Italian urchins playing marbles.
He would rather lose even his picture
than have the whole thing get into the papers; he has disowned his son, but he will not disgrace him; yet his picture
he must have by hook or crook, and there's the rub
In looking round upon the other pieces, I remarked a pretty sketch of Linden-hope from the top of the hill; another view of the old hall basking in the sunny haze of a quiet summer afternoon; and a simple but striking little picture
of a child brooding, with looks of silent but deep and sorrowful regret, over a handful of withered flowers, with glimpses of dark low hills and autumnal fields behind it, and a dull beclouded sky above.
teaches the coloring, so sculpture the anatomy of form.
In his hands was a primer opened at a picture
of a little ape similar to himself, but covered, except for hands and face, with strange, colored fur, for such he thought the jacket and trousers to be.
He turned the picture
over and as his eyes fell upon the old newspaper cutting they went wide.
Merely because she was curious and had nothing better to do, Ozma glanced at the Magic Picture
and wished to see in it the King of the Nomes.
Is it known, my dear uncle," inquired she, "what this old picture
He was late in arriving, which was good in that it delayed the inevitable question as to the fate of the picture
, but bad in every other respect.
The handsome nurse, from whom Vronsky was painting a head for his picture
, was the one hidden grief in Anna's life.