Example sentences for: palette

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

  • The textures are muddied, the palette damp.

  • His palette (and that of the costume designer, Colleen Atwood) is white on ash, gray on dusty brown, ebony on bone--the better to set off the lurid splashes of crimson.

  • When the counterculture burst on the scene, advertisers simply found a new, much brighter "palette" for the presentation of already established messages.

  • Instead of mixing his colors on the palette, Close built up his images by applying thin layers of primary colors directly onto the canvas.

  • In a deliberate attempt to defy the locale, where, as Rothko said, "the richest bastards in New York will come to feed and show off," Rothko darkened his palette.

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