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" ... either forming the figure into a mass with one or two deep folds only, or, by its adhesion and transparency, discovering the form of the figure, the lines of which were finely varied with the union or expansion of spiral or cascade folds, composing... "
George Romney - Page 373
by Arthur Bensley Chamberlain - 1910 - 418 pages
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1810
...expansion of spiral or cascade folds, composing with r>r contrasting the outline and chiaro oscuro. Me modelled like a sculptor, carved ornaments in wood...as well as construct every part of the building-' . To tliis «ulogy from the pen of Flaxman, Mr- Hayley adds another from the person, who, of all his...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters, Sculptors, and ..., Volume 5

Allan Cunningham - Architects - 1832 - 311 pages
...expansion of spiral or cascade folds, composing with or contrasting the outline and chiaro-oscuro. Few artists, since the fifteenth century, have been...as well as construct every part of the building." In the eulogium of Flaxman are read the sentiments of a fine judge ; but we must, nevertheless, look...
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The Georgian Era: Political and rural economists. Painters, sculptors ...

------ Clarke - Great Britain - 1834
...ex, punsion of spiral or cascade folds, composing with, or contrasting the outline, and chiaro-scuro. Few artists, since the fifteenth century, have been...as well as construct every part of the building." It is to be observed, however, that the harmony of Romney's pictures was often interrupted by the introduction...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters and Sculptors, Volume 4

Allan Cunningham - Painters - 1834
...or cascade folds, composing with or contrastIng the outline and chiara-oscuro. Few artists, sin ce the fifteenth century, have been able to do so much...as well as construct every part of the building." In the eulogium of Flaxman are read the sentiments of a fine judge : but we must, nevertheless, look...
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Lives of eminent and illustrious Englishmen, ed. by G. G. Cunningham

Englishmen - 1837
...or expansion of spiral or cascade folds, composing with, or contrasting the outline and chiaroscuro. Few artists, since the fifteenth century, have been...as well as construct every part of the building." William BoRN AD 1730. — DIED AD 1803. Da BUSBY furnished a memoir of this eminent composer to the...
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The penny cyclopædia [ed. by G. Long].

Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge - Reference - 1841
...resembled the antique ; the limbs were elegant and finely formed ; his drapery was well understood. ' Few artists since the fifteenth century have been able to do so much in so many different branches.' ROMORANTIN. [Lorn ET CHER.] UOMSEY. [HAMPSHIRE.] RO'MULUS. The numerous legends about Romulus, the...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 88

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1866
...figures resembled the antique, the limbs were elegant and finely formed, his drapery well understood ; few artists since the fifteenth century have been able to do so much in so many branches." Reynolds had no longer the monopoly of portraiture, and we find from Northcote that from...
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The epochs of painting characterized, a sketch of the history of painting ...

Ralph Nickolson Wornum - 1847
...resembled the antique ; the limbs were elegant and finely formed ; his drapery was well understood." " Few artists since the fifteenth century have been able to do so much in so many different branches." ' -Hayley's'LifeofRomney.' There is a Life also of Many of Romney's works are to be seen in the Fitzwilliam...
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The Epochs of Painting Characterized: A Sketch of the History of Painting ...

Ralph Nicholson Wornum - Painting - 1847 - 509 pages
...resembled the antique ; the limbs were elegant and finely formed ; his drapery was well understood." " Few artists since the fifteenth century have been...able to do so much in so many different branches."' • IJayley's ' Life of Romney.' There is a Life also of Many of Romney's works are to be seen in the...
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The Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Difussion of Useful ..., Volume 20

Society for the Difussion of Useful Knowledge - 1841
...resembled the antique; the limbs were elegant and finely formed; his drapery was well understood." 'Few artists since the fifteenth century have been able to do so much in s* many different branches.' ROMORANTIN. [LoiR ET CHER.] ROMSEY. [HAMPSHIRE.] RO'MULUS. The numerous...
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