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Little Raphael," as her sisters called her, had a decided talent for drawing, and was never so happy as when copying flowers, designing fairies, or illustrating stories with queer specimens of art.
So perfect is the Hair Trunk that it moves even persons who ordinarily have no feeling for art.
Harry," he said, "Dorian Gray is to me simply a motive in art.
It is only a few of the scions of our noblest and wealthiest houses, who are able to give the time and money necessary for the thorough prosecution of this noble and valuable Art.
It is a question whether we have ever seen the full expression of a personality, except on the imaginative plane of art.
In the case of the drama, things are a little better: the theatre-going public like the obvious, it is true, but they do not like the tedious; and burlesque and farcical comedy, the two most popular forms, are distinct forms of art.
The rise of this reputation is one of the most romantic incidents in the history of art.
they proceed quietly in accordance with the transformed art.
That settled, the number of chapels, doors, bell towers, and pinnacles are modified to infinity, according to the fancy of the century, the people, and art.
It was only the other day that I read Smoke through once more, with no diminished sense of its truth, but with somewhat less than my first satisfaction in its art.
And the individual, in whom simple tastes and susceptibility to all the great human influences overpower the accidents of a local and special culture, is the best critic of art.
Joe Larrabee came out of the post-oak flats of the Middle West pulsing with a genius for pictorial art.