Example sentences for: painting

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

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

  • Throughout the seventh and eighth centuries numerous Japanese monks, scholars, and artists made the perilous trip west across the Sea of Japan to study Chinese religion, history, music, literature, and painting — later to be brought back for further development in Japan.

  • Tiepolo and Titian are interlopers here, the latter with a solitary albeit remarkable easel painting of the Annunciation.

  • The Canadian collection provides a comprehensive survey of 200 years of Canadian painting, pride of place going to Emily Carr, Tom Thomson, and members of the influential Group of Seven.

  • In the 1970s the artist Yolanda Lopez created a memorable image of working mothers by painting a garment worker at a sewing machine within the recognizable blue shield background that is easily acknowledged as the emblem of La Virgen de Guadalupe.

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