Example sentences for: painting

How can you use “painting” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The gallery houses permanent collections of 19th- and 20th-century painting and sculpture, and is the venue for excellent temporary exhibitions of contemporary art.

  • In the little church of Santa Maria Assunta, with the region’s characteristic majolica-tiled dome, see the 13th-century Byzantine-style altar painting.

  • I saw the show more than enough times at London's Royal Academy in 1997 to form an enduring impression of it, and you will note that I confined specific criticism in my letter to a painting ; unlike sculptures or installations, a painting is essentially the same object wherever it's exhibited.

  • Another expression for this religious art is retablo ex-voto, a votive painting created in payment to a saint according to a vow.

  • The painting suggests an equation between two forms of wildlife: the clothed boy holds a parrot, his companion holds a woman.

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