Examples of portraiture in a Sentence
The museum is exhibiting portraiture from the late 19th century.
Recent Examples of portraiture from the Web
There is a cross-section of portraiture by Cecily Brown, Jack Whitten and Lynette Yiadom-Boakye; abstraction by Ross Bleckner, Jennie C. Jones and Joan Mitchell.
The tiltability and unobtrusiveness of camera phones, the simplicity of retakes and crops, and the one-touch lens-flipper that practically requires self-portraiture—
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First Known Use of portraiture
PORTRAITURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of portraiture for English Language Learners
: the art of making portraits
: portraits of people painted or drawn by artists
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