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aq·ua·relle

 (ăk′wə-rĕl′, ä′kwə-)
n.
A painting done in transparent watercolors.

[French, from obsolete Italian acquarella, water color, diminutive of acqua, water, from Latin aqua; see akw-ā- in Indo-European roots.]

aq′ua·rel′list n.

aquarelle

(ˌækwəˈrɛl)
n
1. (Art Terms) a method of watercolour painting in transparent washes
2. (Art Terms) a painting done in this way
[C19: from French]
ˌaquaˈrellist n

aq•ua•relle

(ˌæk wəˈrɛl, ˌɑ kwə-)

n.
a drawing using transparent watercolors.
[1865–70; < French < Italian acquarella (now obsolete) watercolor < Latin aquār(ius) of water (see aquarium) + Italian -ella -elle]
aq`ua•rel′list, n.
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Two paintings by Claude Moufarege depict gloomy rooftops, contrasting vividly next to Maha Nasrallah's 38 aquarelles, rendered in sunny, pastel watercolors and pen.
Once in a while you want to paint large expansive strokes on a large canvas and for me that is the opera stage, but I also love to paint aquarelles and miniatures and that is [possible inj the intimate world of the recital with its emphasis on word painting and story-telling.
beaucoup moins que] Il m'arrive de rester plusieurs jours sans toucher un pinceau comme il m'arrive de realiser deux a trois aquarelles par jour [beaucoup plus grand que], dira l'artiste.
Aguilar Alcuaz, declared National Artist of Visual Art in 2009, demonstrates the distinctiveness of watercolor in creating transparencies in a Italo-French technique called aquarelle, in his exhibition Abstract Aquarelles.
Ces compositions incluent: les aquarelles de Jean-Baptiste Lagace qui servaient de modeles pour l'edification des chars allegoriques des defiles de la Saint-Jean-Baptiste de 1924 a 1946, un objet d'importance patrimoniale considerable auquel les chercheurs n'ont acces que depuis 2015, et des images publicitaires creees pour la Banque d'Epargne et diffusees par la Societe Saint-Jean-Baptiste, dans La Revue nationale et dans les programmes annuels des defiles.
Also present were works made by individual artists, among them Dachi Cole's Aquarelles in Motion, six tablet computers displaying a psychedelic loop of rapidly moving forms veiling and unveiling one another--performing the visual language of a science-fiction world, perhaps.
Mon livre [beaucoup moins que]Artefacts, Recits et aquarelles du Quebec[beaucoup plus grand que] est une association de trente-trois aquarelles et recits.
She was equally commanding in Robin Walker's Rocked In The Cradle Of The Deep, from his Aquarelles.
31) Vease Exposition des oeuvres de Paid Delaroche: Explication des tableaux, dessins, aquarelles et gravures (Ecole des beaux-arts, Paris, 1857).
Je commence ces annotations sur l'oeuvre de Jose Maria Eguren (1874-1942) par une affirmation qui peut paraitre a beaucoup comme une profanation: le domaine essentiel de l'illumination poetique de son oeuvre se trouve dans ses photographies, aquarelles et, en particulier, dans sa prose de reflexion.