Example sentences for: depicting

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  • A nacimiento may resemble a religious altar in that it is an assemblage of many articles and objects, all depicting the recent birth of Jesus Christ in the manger, but a nacimiento can also include other Christmas-related images, biblical scenes, and possibly artifacts relating to the life experiences of the creator.

  • The weirdest of these being the NYT picture, which takes the warm fraternal fuzzies now felt by Clinton and Bush to a new level of intimacy by depicting them as power-suited Siamese twins.

  • Certain nations with a history of goofball master-race ideas and a reputation for being grim and plodding lovers--you know, Germans--have long associated sexual vigor with Africans, Jews, and Trolls, frequently depicting us as ugly monkeys coupling with enthusiasm, skill, and joy.

  • To the left is the stately Maestà (Madonna Enthroned; 1315) and to the right, Guidoriccio da Fogliano (1328, but whose authenticity has recently been disputed), depicting the Sienese captain’s ride to a historic victory at Montemassi — in the nicely detailed Tuscan landscape, notice the little Chianti vineyard in the military encampment.

  • ' ” The Vulgate took the latter, and Michelangelo followed earlier painters in depicting Moses with horns.


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