Rogers, the first president; Boston University (chartered in 1869; Methodist Episcopal; co-educational); the New England Conservatory of Music (co-educational; private; 1867, incorporated 1880), the largest in the United States, having 2400 students in 1905-1906; the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy (1852); the Massachusetts Normal Art School (1873); the School of Drawing and Painting (1876) of the Museum of Fine Arts; Boston College (1860), Roman Catholic, but open to all denominations; St John's Theological Seminary (1880), Roman Catholic; Simmons College (1899) for women, and several departments of Harvard University.
High, on the walls of which are the original painting, by William Henry Powell (1823-1879), of O.
The beginnings of a school of wall painting also go back to the Middle Minoan period, and metal technique and such arts as gem engraving show great advance.
I didn't want you to see the painting until it was done.
Her latest painting-- another seaside depiction of Fisherman's Wharf-- leaned against one wall, ready to be delivered to Kevin's shop.
Evelyn's gaze fell to the painting again.
One day Cimabue was painting the picture of a man's face.
She hesitated then said, "It's in my studio; I'm painting it."
Jackson collected his painting and glass.
In the morning, she'd clean up the house and then start working on another painting, the portrait of Evelyn and Romas she wanted to give the two of them as their joint wedding present.
Her gaze returned to the painting of A'Ran.
- Gypsum Throne (Fresco Painting Visible On Wall) (Cnossus).
On the walls of the chief council chambers are a magnificent series of oil-paintings by Tintoretto and other less able Venetians - among them Tintoretto's masterpiece, "Bacchus and Ariadne," and his enormous picture of Paradise, the largest oil-painting in the world.
When he hung this painting outside of his door, some birds flew down and tried to carry the cherries away.
He stood, scrutinizing Elisabeth's painting, wondering how any of this could be real.
He glanced up at their picture over the mantle, and then at the painting he had given her of her parents.
The contest and punishment of Marsyas were favourite subjects in Greek art, both painting and sculpture.
Abroad its navigators monopolized the commerce of the world, and explored unknown seas; at home the Dutch school of painting reached its acme in Rembrandt (1607-1669); and the philological reputation of the country was sustained by Grotius, Vossius and the elder Heinsius.
While young Rousseau went to Rome, where he spent some years in painting the ancient ruins, together with the surrounding landscapes.
He took great interest in music and painting, and added to the collection of art treasures at Dresden.
This art and those of frescoand vase-painting and of gem-engraving stood higher about the z 5th century B.C. than at any subsequent period before the 6th century.
8.-FAï¿½DE OF Small Temples, Completed From A Fresco Painting, Cnossus.
The inner walls are decorated with Byzantine frescoes, among which only a painting of the Last Supper, and the portraits of five saints, remain unrestored.
"Yes, but I'm happy here with my video games and painting," Kiera reminded her.
The headlights of a slow moving car washed her white body, shadowing the curve of her buttocks, the roundness of her shoulder, painting her golden hair in its light.
One of the easels held the painting of the orchid and on the other sat a sketch of him.
She endeavoured unsuccessfully to eke out her irregularly paid allowance by those expedients to which reduced gentlewomen are driven - fancywork and painting fans and snuff-boxes; she lived in a garret and was often unable to allow herself the luxury of a fire.
" After the unexpected literary success of Indiana I returned to Berri in 1832 and found a pleasure in painting the scenes with which I had been familiar from a child.
Fina from his plans in 1468, and carved the fine marble altar, the original painting and gilding of which are still preserved.
There is evidence of its vogue in Holland in the 17th century, for the painting by David Teniers (1610-1690), in the Scottish National Gallery at Edinburgh, is wrongly described as "Peasants playing at Skittles."
2.) The greatest masters of the time executed portraits of him, Lysippus in sculpture, Apelles in painting and Pyrgoteles in graven gems. Among surviving monuments, we have no completely certified portraits except the Tivoli herm (now in the Louvre) and the coins struck by his successors.
In 1869 he visited Europe, painting much in Italy.
This painting was destroyed in the 17th century.
Another suggestion, which rests, however, merely on its own internal probability, is that Squarcione had at the outset used his pupil Andrea as the unavowed executant of certain commissions, but that after a while Andrea began painting on his own account, thus injuring the professional interests of his chief.
He first devoted his attention to painting, but afterwards took up the serious study of music. He entered the Paris Conservatoire, but did not remain there long, because he had espoused too warmly the cause of Wagner against his professor.
It has departments of pharmacy, chemistry, electrical wiring, lithography, house-painting, printing, carpentry, moulding, tile-setting, bricklaying, machinery and applied science.
The course of his narrative is unperplexed by doubtful or insoluble problems. The painting is filled in with primary colours and with a free hand; and any sense of crudity which may be awakened by close inspection is compensated by the vigour and massive effectiveness of the whole.
Antigone placing the body of Polyneices on the funeral pile occurs on a sarcophagus in the villa Pamfili in Rome, and is mentioned in the description of an ancient painting by Philostratus (Imag.
A remarkable wall-painting depicts a cat creeping over ivy-covered rocks and about to spring on a pheasant.
It is feeblest in architecture and strongest in the branches demanding skill and care in a limited compass, such as painting, porcelain and enamel.
The same may be said of fresco-painting, and probably of metal work.
There alone we have proof that the art of writing was commonly practised, and there tribute-tallies suggest an imperial organization; there the arts of painting and sculpture in stone were most highly developed; there the royal residences, which had never been violently destroyed, though remodelled, continued unfortified; whereas on the Greek mainland they required strong protective works.
In the restoration of 1866 some early mural painting was discovered, and a transition Norman clerestory was discovered, remaining above the later nave.
To the north of Venice, was a great source of revenue to the republic. Glass drinking cups and ornamental vessels, some decorated with enamel painting, and "silvered" mirrors were produced in great quantities from the 14th century downwards, and exported.
In painting, sculpture and music he considered himself the equal of specialists.
Thus, because Chad is not good at painting, he cannot paint for a living.
But his most wonderful work is the painting of the trees, which look, after his task is done, as if they were covered with the brightest layers of gold and rubies; and are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer.
I will tell you how King Frost happened to think of painting the leaves, for it is a strange story.
Somehow painting those rooms didn't have the same appeal.
She passed three face painting clowns before she gave in and decided to have her own done.
Kiera rose and turned away, wondering how her friend was so clueless while standing in front of her painting of A'Ran.
The late spring sun had finally fought its way out of the white haze and was slipping down in the west, painting the countryside in yellow brush strokes.
Hunter opened the drape, painting Jeffrey Byrne's sparse belongings in early afternoon sunlight.
He had taken her favorite picture of her parents to an artist and had a painting made that matched the one of his parents.
The manufacture, modelling and painting of faience objects, and the making of inlays in many materials were also familiar to Aegean craftsmen, who show in all their best work a strong sense of natural form and an appreciation of ideal balance and decorative effect, such as are seen in the best products of later Hellenic art.
That of painting in fresco, for instance, shows the same orderly development from at any rate Period II.
The Hindus are fond of painting the outside of their houses a deep red colour, and of covering the most conspicuous parts with pictures of flowers, men, women, bulls, elephants and gods and goddesses in all the many forms known in Hindu mythology.
When Alex came home that evening, Jonathan was in his room painting and Destiny was topping off her nap.
There was no such thing as a cheap painting by Andy Gordon.
How could he have known she was going to be painting in the house that morning?
Hannah's eyes widened, and she rose, angling her past the butler and a maid dusting a painting to the second floor.
I saw a painting I may walk off with.
He sold his first painting at age fifteen – something like $17,000.