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He is all my art to me now," said the painter gravely.
The painter turned to his servant, who stood blinking in the sunlight.
From the corner of the divan of Persian saddle-bags on which he was lying, smoking, as was his custom, innumerable cigarettes, Lord Henry Wotton could just catch the gleam of the honey-sweet and honey-coloured blossoms of a laburnum, whose tremulous branches seemed hardly able to bear the burden of a beauty so flamelike as theirs; and now and then the fantastic shadows of birds in flight flitted across the long tussore-silk curtains that were stretched in front of the huge window, producing a kind of momentary Japanese effect, and making him think of those pallid, jade-faced painters of Tokyo who, through the medium of an art that is necessarily immobile, seek to convey the sense of swiftness and motion.
The poet is like a painter who, as we have already observed, will make a likeness of a cobbler though he understands nothing of cobbling; and his picture is good enough for those who know no more than he does, and judge only by colours and figures.
Of the painter we say that he will paint reins, and he will paint a bit?
But does the painter know the right form of the bit and reins?
And now we may fairly take him and place him by the side of the painter, for he is like him in two ways: first, inasmuch as his creations have an inferior degree of truth--in this, I say, he is like him; and he is also like him in being concerned with an inferior part of the soul; and therefore we shall be right in refusing to admit him into a well-ordered State, because he awakens and nourishes and strengthens the feelings and impairs the reason.
And the painter snapped his fingers above his head.
I bless and wed you," said the painter, with comic unction, laying his hands upon the heads of the lovers.
Taylor missed outshots in the next two legs, and Painter took it to a decider with a successful attempt at double 20 and had opportunities to move three sets ahead.
Taylor nailed double six to level up in the next, but Painter took out 96 to open up a two legs to one lead.
Painter, whose dismal form in the early part of the year prompted him to visit a sports psychologist, was unstoppable in the early stages and powered to a 3-0 lead.
Painter as he speeds his small red Hyundai south along the winding road to St.
By using Freudian theories and the social sciences, Painter probes beneath the "genteel surface" to uncover clues to important "hidden truths" and "secrets" about just how closely interwoven the lives of the two races were and how that intimacy figured in the psychodrama and tension that characterized the Southern past.
Easily the most famous painter in the English-speaking world in 1780, West had thoroughly established his reputation with his famous Death of General Wolfe (1769), which undoubtedly led to his appointment as King George's historical painter in 1772.