Examples of portraiture in a Sentence
The museum is exhibiting portraiture from the late 19th century.
Recent Examples of portraiture from the Web
The work of photographer Judy Miranda, whose practice included abstracted portraiture and street photography, appears throughout the exhibition.
But his paintings, large-scale abstracts and portraiture don’t always pay the bills.
Although there is not a lot of portraiture in this exhibit, there are some pictures of people and pets.
Mayanne is a 24-year-old photographer based in the U.K. Her passion for self-portraiture eventually led her to her current project, Behind the Scars, which does exactly what its title suggests: showcases scars and uncovers the stories behind them.
Now two new Fleur Jaeggy books arrive, very different from one another, both turning her interest in portraiture into a theme in itself.
Some attendees came to see the latest in tattoo designs, be it photo-realistic portraiture or fantastical scenes straight out of a sci-fi movie.
As black artists who grapple with concepts of race and identity in their work, Wiley and Sherald promise to bring distinctive interpretations to the tradition of presidential portraiture.
By then her attitude toward portraiture had started to shift.
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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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