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" As when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely thro' all hindrance finds the man Behind it, and so paints him that his face, The shape and colour of a mind and life, Lives for his children, ever at its best And fullest... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 417
1861
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Punch, Volume 105

Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Sir Francis Cowley Burnand, Shirley Brooks, Sir Owen Seaman - 1893
...OF CONF BOWING, ONE TIME!" "THE DEVIL'S ADVOCATE." Old Parliamentary Pictor soliloquiseth : ' At when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely thro' all hindrance finds the man Behind it, and to paintt him that hit face, The thape and colour of a mind and life, Lives for hit children, ever...
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The Calcutta Review, Volume 36

India - 1861
...have, of late years, generally commanded. For, As when a painter poring on a face Divinely, through all hindrance, finds the man Behind it, and so paints...life, Lives for his children, ever at its best And fullest Even so will noble men and deeds ' speak in the silence,' and haunt the memory of any reader...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 109

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...clearly exhibits Mr. Tennyson's idea of art : " As when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely through all hindrance finds the man Behind it, and so paints...and life, Lives for his children, ever at its best." Among these beauties must be mentioned the three lyrics in the three first idylls lyrics written,...
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The Living Age, Volume 107

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1870
...a face, Divinely through all hindrance find the nun Behind it, and so paiut him that his fivce, Tbe shape and colour of a mind and life, Lives for his children, ever at its best And fullest." And in tbe gift of embodiment Holbein is unsurpassed. Perhaps the judgment on his own art,...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 14

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...clearly exhibits Mr. Tennyson's idea of art : " As when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely through all hindrance finds the man Behind it, and so paints him that his face, The shape and color of a mind and life, Lives for his children, ever at its best." Among these beauties must be mentioned...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1881
...Hall, near Chepatow. AUTHORS OF QUOTATIONS WANTED. " Л painter poring on a fnce Divinely, through all hindrance, finds the man Behind it, and so paints him that his face Lives for hie children ever at its best And fullest." E. WAIFOBD. " Dear to the Lowland reaper, And...
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The New Rugbeian

1859
...reminds one forcibly of Vandyke's Charles I. " As when a painter poring on a face Divinely through all hindrance finds the man Behind it, and so paints...his face, The shape and colour of a mind and life, Live for his children, ever at its best And fullest, so the face before her lived." Here is another...
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Idylls of the King

Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson - Literary Criticism - 1859 - 261 pages
...thought That all was nature, all, perchance, for her. And all night long his face before her lived, As when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely thro'...life, Lives for his children, ever at its best And fullest ; so the face before her lived, Dark-splendid, speaking in the silence, full Of noble things,...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 60

Literary Criticism - 1859
...the spirit in which sue beholds him, while those floods And all night long his face before her lived, As when a painter, poring on a face, Divinely thro'...life, Lives for his children, ever at its best And fullest ; so the face before her lived, Dark- splendid, speaking in the silence, full Of noble things,...
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