Examples of portraiture in a Sentence
The museum is exhibiting portraiture from the late 19th century.
Recent Examples of portraiture from the Web
It’s by the Italian contemporary artist Nicola Samori, who is this incredible painter who spent a huge chunk of his life mastering classical 17th-century portraiture.
Like many a young artist, Calder experimented with a variety of creative forms, including drawing, painting, portraiture, wire sculpture, performance art and motor-driven assemblages.
In a style befitting i-D’s focus on culture and fashion, Ocean’s photography blurs the line between fashion spread and intimate portraiture.
Picasso, portraiture and the Plaza will highlight the autumn visual art season in Kansas City.
Still life was ranked dead last – after history and mythology, religion, portraiture, scenes of everyday life and landscapes.
The older pieces are portraitures, some are of himself, others include friends.
Financed with over $16 million in grants from the Getty Foundation, PST: LA/LA emphasizes modern and contemporary art, but Mesoamerican and pre-Colombian art are also featured, as well as conventional genres such as landscape and portraiture.
Further, Duchamp had a lifelong fascination with self-portraiture and artworks that doubled as fanciful apparatuses.
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First Known Use of portraiture
Synonymsdefinition, delineation, depiction, picture, portrait, description, portrayal, rendering, sketch, vignette
Related Wordsaccount, anecdote, chronicle, narrative, report, story, tale, yarn; demonstration, exemplification, illustration; clarification, elucidation, explanation, explication, exposition
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