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Definition of Paintings
PaintingPaint Paint (p[=a]nt), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Painted; p. pr. &
vb. n. Painting.] [OE. peinten, fr. F. peint, p. p. of
peindre to paint, fr. L. pingere, pictum; cf. Gr. poiki`los
many-colored, Skr. pi[,c] to adorn. Cf. Depict, Picture,
1. To cover with coloring matter; to apply paint to; as, to
paint a house, a signboard, etc.
Jezebel painted her face and tired her head. --2
Kings ix. 30.
2. Fig.: To color, stain, or tinge; to adorn or beautify with
colors; to diversify with colors.
Not painted with the crimson spots of blood. --Shak.
Cuckoo buds of yellow hue Do paint the meadows with
3. To form in colors a figure or likeness of on a flat
surface, as upon canvas; to represent by means of colors
or hues; to exhibit in a tinted image; to portray with
paints; as, to paint a portrait or a landscape.
4. Fig.: To represent or exhibit to the mind; to describe
vividly; to delineate; to image; to depict.
Disloyal? The word is too good to paint out her
If folly grow romantic, I must paint it. --Pope.
Syn: To color; picture; depict; portray; delineate; sketch;
draw; describe. PaintingPainting Paint"ing, n.
1. The act or employment of laying on, or adorning with,
paints or colors.
2. (Fine Arts) The work of the painter; also, any work of art
in which objects are represented in color on a flat
surface; a colored representation of any object or scene;
3. Color laid on; paint. [R.] --Shak.
4. A depicting by words; vivid representation in words.
Syn: See Picture.
Meaning of Paintings from wikipedia
- the term painting describes
both the act and the result
of the action
work is called
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for paintings includes
- date the paintings
itself, torch marks
on the walls, or the formation
of carbonate deposits
on top of the paintings
. The subject...
this water miscible
property. The earliest
all panel paintings
on wood, which
had been seasoned
in a complicated...
(chitra), but the paintings
of the Ajanta Caves
are the most significant
of the few ones which
survive. Smaller scale painting
France. Over 600 parietal
wall paintings cover
the interior walls
of the cave. The paintings represent primarily large
top 89, only five are paintings
by non-Western artists. Four are traditional Chinese paintings
by Qi Baishi, Wu Bin and Wang Meng. In...
- The Painting
(French: Le Tableau) is a 2011 French animated
by Jean-François Laguionie. For mysterious
reasons, a Painter
has left a work...
- The Raven
is a series
of 28 watercolor paintings
made by Nabil Kanso
in 1995. The subjects
of the works
in the series
on the 1845 poem "The...
- "finished" work in oil or engraving. Watercolor painting
old, dating perhaps
to the cave paintings
Europe, and has been used for...
time. The group
drew on ideas
of the prehistoric, such as cave paintings
and dinosaurs, which
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