The numerous sketches he executed were largely used in illustrating Childe Harold.
The last chapter sketches the general state of society, the growth of commerce, manners, and literature in the middle ages.
Beard, Ku Klux Sketches (Philadelphia, 1876); J.
His sketches and studies for his pictures are numerous and very highly esteemed.
The principal Japanese supporter of this school was TaigadO (1722-1775), but the volume of copies of his sketches, TafgadO sansui juseki, published about 1870, is one of the least attractive albums ever printed in Japan.
Noldeke's Sketches from Eastern History (1892), p. 210, and the Dictionary of Christian Biography.
are sketches of "The United Presbyterians," by J.
His greatest production in book-illustration was the Mangwa, a collection of sketches which cover the whole ground of Japanese life and legend, art and handicraft.
The minute sketches of Jerusalem and its environs are even now of practical value.
An accomplished artist in the Chinese manner, he amused himself and his friends by burlesque sketches, marked by a grace and humour that his imitators never equalled.
See Wilson, Critical Sketches of some Commanders (Boston, 1895).
The old Pinakothek, erected by Klenze in 1826-1836, and somewhat resembling the Vatican, is embellished externally with frescoes by Cornelius and with statues of twentyfour celebrated painters from sketches by Schwanthaler.
The Makura no Zshi (Pillow Sketches), like the Genji Monogatars, was by a noble ladySei Shonagonbut it is simply a record of daily events and fugitive thoughts, though not in the form of a diary.
It was his custom on all these trips to make little lively sketches of landscape and buildings.
Fuentes, Lima, or Sketches of the Capital of Peru (ibid.
His other works are mainly accounts of his travels: Sketches of the Natural, Political and Civil State of Switzerland (London, 1779), Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia and America (London, 1780), Account of Prisons and Hospitals in Russia, Sweden and Denmark (London, 1781), Travels into Poland, Russia, Sweden and Denmark (London, 1784), Travels in Switzerland (London, 1789), Letter on Secret Tribunals of Westphalia (London, 1796), Historical Tour in Monmouthshire (London, 1801).
Accounts of these manifestations will be found in Swettenham's Malay Sketches (London, 1895) and Clifford's Studies in Brown Humanity (London, 1897).
Perry, erected in commemoration of his victory on Lake Erie in 1813, is in Wade Park, where there is also a statue of Harvey Rice (1800-1891), who reformed the Ohio public school system and wrote Pioneers of the Western Reserve (1882) and Sketches of Western Life (1888).
His versatility is further shown by the fact that he drew rough caricatures and other sketches with some spirit.
The Panorama had a large circulation and influence, and Herculano's biographical sketches of great men and his articles of literary and historical criticism did much to educate the middle class by acquainting them with the story of their nation, and with the progress of knowledge and the state of letters in foreign countries.
Potanin, Sketches of North-West Mongolia (1881-1883); The Tangut-Tibet Border of China and Central Mongolia (1893 seq.); V.
The laborious John Garay in his Szent Ldszlo shows considerable ability as an epic poet, but his greatestmerit was rather as a romancist and ballad writer, as shown by the, " Pen Sketches " or Tollrajzok (1845), and his legendary series Arpddok (1847).
Slight as these sketches are, they show considerable dramatic talent and an Aristophanic wit.
Between fifty and sixty different pieces (including a few which exist only in fragments or sketches) are included in his writings, and they cover his literary life.
Ritchie's Natural Rights, from the point of view of a very hostile (evolutionary) idealism, sketches the early history of the phrase Natural Law.'
Popular sketches of the history, enlightened by special knowledge and a wide outlook, are given by J.
This last-named work shows the influence of French art, an influence which helped greatly to form the practice of Ramsay, and which is even more clearly visible in the large collection of his sketches in the possession of the Royal Scottish Academy and the Board of Trustees, Edinburgh.
Seymour, Sketches of Minnesota, the New, England of the West (New York, 1850); J.
This he sketches in outline with a paste of white lead, and then, having filled in the details with gold and colors, he superposes a coat of translucid lacquer, which is finally subjected to careful polishing.
From about this time to 1860 he contributed a large number of articles to the Westminster Review, which contain the first sketches of his philosophic doctrines.
Sketches of f lfric's career are in B.
These, with an account of Aristotle's Logic appended to Lord Kames's Sketches of the History of Man (1774), conclude the list of works published in Reid's lifetime.
The collected literary works of Wagner in German fill ten volumes, and include political speeches, sketches for dramas that did not become operas, autobiographical chapters, aesthetic musical treatises and polemics of vitriolic violence.
Stoddard, Sketches of Louisiana (New York, 1811), among those just following the establishment of American dominion.
When fourteen he drew sketches to illustrate a trip to the ruins of Newstead Abbey, which afterwards appeared on the title-page of Moore's Life of Lord Byron.
After taking sketches of the most interesting objects and copying a number of inscriptions, he returned to Smyrna through Caria and Lydia.
Pleasing humorous sketches are contained also in Ignatius Nagy's Beszelyek (1843) and " Caricatures " or Torzkepek (1844); in Caspar Bernat's Fresko kepek (1847-1850); in Gustavus Lauka's Vida, and his A jo regi vilag (The Good Old World), published respectively in 1857 and 1863; and in Alexander Balazs's Beszelyei (1855) and TiikOrdarabok (1865).
Amongst the best known of his works, besides those alluded to, are Wanderings and Adventures in Persia (1867); Sketches of Central Asia (1868); History of Bokhara (1873); Manners in Oriental Countries (1876); Primitive Civilization of the Turko-Tatar People (1879) Origin of the Magyars (1882); The Turkish People (1885); and Western Culture in Eastern Lands (1906) .
Thompson, Historical Sketches of Bridlington (1821); Victoria County History: Yorkshire.
Akers, Argentine, Patagonian and Chilian Sketches (London, 1893), and A History of South America 1854-1904 (New York, 1905); Theodore Child, The Spanish-American Republics (London, 1891); Sir T.
Good sketches, chiefly after Flandin, are given by C. Kossowicz, Inscriptiones palaeopersicae (St Petersburg, 1872).
The Recherches sur l'organisation des corps vivants, which sketches out Lamarck's doctrines, was published in 1802; but the full development of his views in the Philosophic zoologique did not take place until 1809.
V., Agric. Sketches of Russia; Golovachov, Capital and Peasant Farming; Engelhardt's Letters from the Country.
See Moses Coit Tyler, Patrick Henry (Boston, 1887; new ed., 1899), and William Wirt Henry (Patrick Henry's grandson), Patrick Henry: Life, Correspondence and Speeches (New York, 1890-1891); these supersede the very unsatisfactory biography by William Wirt, Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry (Philadelphia, 1817).
Baden-Powell's Sketches in Mafeking and East Africa (1907) and Lady Sarah Wilson's South African Memories (1909) deal largely with the siege of Mafeking.
The publication of the Zoological Sketches of Joseph Wolf, from animals in the gardens of the Zoological Society of London, was Wolf.
Bartlett, Historical Sketches of New Haven (New Haven, 1897); Edward E.
Campbell's Historical Sketches of Colonial Florida (Cleveland, 1892), which treats at length of the history of Pensacola; H.
Skeat, Malay Magic (London, 1900); Skeat and Blagden, Pagan Races of the Malay Peninsula (London, 1906); Sir Frank Swettenham, Malay Sketches (London, 1895); The Real Malay (London, 1899); British Malaya (London, 1906); H.
Bennet, Select Biographical Sketches from Note-books of a Law Reporter (1867); E.
The subjects also now include a new series of landscapes and views drawn as seen by the designers, and not reproductions of the work of other men; and also sketches of scenes and characters of every-day life and of the folk-lore in which Japan is so rich.
In the midst of privation and anxiety, due largely to her husband's precarious health, she wrote continually, and in 1843 published The Mayflower, a collection of tales and sketches.
de Foucauld, Reconnaissance au Maroc 1883-1884 (Paris, 1888, almost the sole authority for the geography of the Atlas; his book gives the result of careful surveys, and is illustrated with a good collection of maps and sketches); Hooker, Ball and Maw, Marocco and the Great Atlas (London, 1879, a most valuable contribution, always scientific and trustworthy, especially as to botany and geology); Joseph Thomson, Travels in the Atlas and Southern Morocco (London, 1889, valuable geographical and geological data); Louis Gentil, Mission de Segonzac, &c. (Paris, 1906; the author was geologist to the 1905 expedition); Gerhard Rohlfs, Adventures in Morocco (London, 1874); Walter B.
His learning was not drawn from books only; he was also an archaeologist, and frequently went on expeditions in France, always on foot, in the course of which he examined the monuments of architecture and sculpture, as well as the libraries, and collected a number of notes and sketches.
It is the Tsure-zure-gusa (Materials/or Dispelling Ennui), by KenkO-bOshi, described by Mr Aston as one of the most delightful oases in Japanese literature; a collection of short sketches, anecdotes and essays on all imaginable subjects, something in the manner of Seldens Table Talk.
In the first chapter of the Literature, which is to a great extent supplementary to the last chapter of the Middle Ages, Hallam sketches the state of literature in Europe down to the end of the 14th century: the extinction of ancient learning which followed the fall of the Roman empire and the rise of Christianity; the preservation of the Latin language in the services of the church; and the slow revival of letters, which began to show itself soon after the 7th century - "the nadir of the human mind" - had been passed.
(London, 1867) and that of Lord Brougham in Historical Sketches of Statesmen, 3 vols.
After proving that the secular rulers were free and in duty bound to correct the evils of the Church, Luther sketches a plan for preventing money from going to Italy, for reducing the number of idle, begging monks, harmful pilgrimages and excessive holidays.
of Montalembert) and English Monastic Life (1904); and Newman's two essays on the Benedictines, among the Historical Sketches.
He published Presidential Problems (New York, 1904), made up in part of lectures at Princeton University, and Fishing and Hunting Sketches (1906).
From time to time he had collected into volumes his scattered sketches; of these the first, The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, appeared in 1867, and the latest, The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg, in 1900.
But the books in which his humour is broadly displayed, the travels and the sketches, are not really so significant of his power as the three novels of the Mississippi, Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn and Pudd'nhead Wilson, wherein we have preserved a vanished civilization, peopled with typical figures, and presented with inexorable veracity.
C. Burkitt's The Gospel History (1906) vigorously sketches the book's dominant characteristics and true function.
The biographical sketches by Jacob A.
His Historical Sketches of the Eleventh Century (Pol., Cracow, 1904) is a very notable work.
Cheyne, Founders of Old Testament Criticism (pp. 1-247, biographical sketches of critical scholars since the middle of the 18th century; pp. 2 48-37 2, criticism of Driver's Introduction).
Besides biogra p hical sketches of Defoe, Sir John Davies, Allan Ramsay, Sir David Lyndsay, Churchyard and others, prefixed to editions of their respective works, Chalmers wrote a life of Thomas Paine, the author of the Rights of Man, which he published under the assumed name of Francis Oldys, A.M., of the University of Pennsylvania; and a life of Ruddiman, in which considerable light is thrown on the state of literature in Scotland during the earlier part of the last century.
See Khanikov's Bokhara, translated by De Bode (1845); Vambery, Travels in Central Asia (1864), Sketches of Central Asia (1868).
Smith was among the latter; Karl Knies and others justly remark on the masterly sketches of this kind which occur in the Wealth of Nations.
His gloomy experiences of student life are reflected in a series of sketches named after two districts of Upsala, Fran Fjerdingen och Svartbacken (1877), which aroused great indignation at the time.
After various experiments as schoolmaster, private tutor and actor, he turned to journalism, and afterwards more than avenged himself for the triviality and narrowness of his new surroundings in his famous Roda rummet (" The Red Room," 1879), described in the sub-title as sketches of literary and artistic life.
The production of Master Olof marked the beginning of the new movement in Swedish literature, and the Red Room and the collection of satirical sketches entitled Det nya riket (" The New Kingdom," 1882) increased the growing hostility to Strindberg.
It then briefly sketches the objects and history of the Jesuits themselves.
There are biographical sketches of President Chauncy in Cotton Mather's Magnalia Christi Americana (London, 1702), and in W.
With the exception of his description of the French Revolution, which was chiefly a political manifesto, all his early works refer to the middle ages - De La feodalite, des institutions de Saint Louis et de l'influence de la legislation de ce prince (1822); La Germanic au vin e et au ix' siecle, sa conversion au christianisme, et son introduction dans la societe civilisee de l'Europe occidentale (1834); Essai sur la formation territoriale et politique de la France depuis la fin du xi e siècle jusqu'et la fin du xv e (1836); all of these are rough sketches showing only the outlines of the subject.
Another portrait is included in a set of sketches by native artists, some of which, taken probably from life, show great care and cleverness.
Ian Maclaren's first sketches of rural Scottish life, Beside the Bonnie Briar Bush (1894), achieved extraordinary popularity and were followed by other successful books, The Days of Auld Lang Syne (1895), Kate Carnegie and those Ministers (1896) and Afterwards and other Stories (1898).
Currier, History of Newbury from the First Settlement of the Town to the Beginning of the Twentieth Century (Boston, 1902), History of Newburyport, 17641905 (Newburyport, 1906), and Ould Newbury, Historical and Biographical Sketches (Boston, 1898).
Again, these sketches are rough preparations for the subsequent books common to the two treatises.
Such rudimentary and imperfect sketches would be quite excusable in a first draft, but inexcusable and incredible after the Nicomachean Ethics had been written.
the Categories earlier than some parts of the Metaphysics, because under the influence of Platonic forms it talks of inherent attributes, and allows secondary substances which are universal; the De Interpretatione earlier than the Analytics, because in it the Platonic analysis of the sentence into noun and verb is retained for the proposition; the Eudemian Ethics and the Magna Moralia earlier than the Nicomachean Ethics, because they are rudimentary sketches of it, and the one written rather in the theological spirit, the other rather in the dialectical style, of Plato; and the Rhetoric to Alexander earlier than the Rhetoric, because it contains a rudimentary theory of the rational evidences afterwards developed into a logic of rhetoric in the Rhetoric and Analytics.
Brown (Springfield, Mass., 1883) and C. C. Jones, jun., Biographical Sketches of Delegates from Georgia to the Continental Congress (New York, 1891).
In medieval and modern times album denotes a book of blank pages in which verses, autographs, sketches, photographs and the like are collected.
The author spent a world of pains in having these brought up to the highest perfection of the reproductive art, and began the system of exquisite illustration, and those facsimiles of his own and other sketches, which make his works rank so high in the catalogues and price-lists of collectors.
His other publications were: Sun Pictures of Rocky Mountain Scenery (1870); The Yellowstone National Park, illustrated by chromolithographic reproductions of water-colour sketches by Thomas Moran (1876); The Great West: its Attractions and Resources (1880).
It is possible to learn from them more regarding the social and political condition of the period than perhaps from any other source, for they abound, not only in exposures of religious abuses, and of the prevailing corruptions of society, but in references to many varieties of social injustice and unwise customs, in racy sketches of character, and in vivid pictures of special features of the time, occasionally illustrated by interesting incidents in his own life.
In the most important of his writings, De la religion consideree dans sa source, ses formes, et ses developpements (5 vols., 1825-1831), he traces the successive transformations of the religious sentiment imperishable under its varying forms. Besides Adolphe, in its way as important as Chateaubriand's Rene, he left two other sketches of novels in MS., which are apparently lost.
(1890-1892), with sketches of Timor, map, &c.; A.
His other philosophical works are An Introduction to the Art of Thinking (1761), Elements of Criticism (1762), Sketches of the History of Man (1774).
In 1874 he received a government commission to undertake explorations in Syria, particularly at Tyre, and as a result he published in 1876 Aus Phonicien, a collection of historical and geographical sketches.
Sketches of the Missions of the United Brethren, p. 3; A.
Child, An Old New England Town, Sketches of Life, Scenery and Character (New York, 1895); and Mrs E.
He also published Pausanias and other Greek sketches (1900) and Sir Roger de Coverley and other literary pieces (1920).
Bailey, Historical Sketches of Andover (Boston, 1880); John L.
Tulloch's best-known works are collections of biographical sketches of the leaders of great movements in church history, such as the Reformation and Puritanism.
Symonds, Sketches and Studies in Italy (1898), "Monte Oliveto"; B.
Under the inappropriate title Sketches of History (1784) he published under his own name six sermons on the characters of Aaron, Hazael and Jesus, in which, though writing in the character of an orthodox Calvinist, he enunciates the proposition "God Himself has no right to be a tyrant."
The "Sketches of English History" written for the Annual Register from 1785 onward still deserve study.
His earliest collections of stories and sketches, Aus Halb- Asien, Land and Leute des ostlichen Europas (1876) and Die Juden von Barnow (1877) depict graphically the life and manners of the races of southeastern Europe.
Sketches of Hellenistic civilization generally are found in J.
In 1892 he published another volume of verse, including The Countess Kathleen (a romantic drama), which gave the book its title, and in 1893 The Celtic Twilight, a volume of essays and sketches in prose.
Several of his essays first appeared in the Encyclopredia Britannica, and his article on the Koran, with some others, was republished in a volume called Oriental Sketches.
For a great group of the Madonna surrounded with saints there are extant two varying sketches of the whole composition and a number of finished studies for individual heads and figures.
While in England, he published Sketches of Canada and the United States, in which, with some exaggeration, many of the Canadian grievances were exposed.
David Stewart of Garth's Sketches of the Highlanders (Edinburgh, 1822) is interesting, though the author leans too much on tradition; and Dr Gregory's History of the Highlands (1881) is excellent, but closes with the Union of the crowns.
He is even introduced.into the prologue which sketches in general terms the manifestation of the Divine Word: "There was a man sent from God, whose name was John: he came for witness, to witness to the Light, that through him all might believe."
The sources for her life are to be found in the Bollandist Acta Sanctorum on the Ilth of August, and sketches in such Lives of the Saints as Alban Butler's.
See Merrill and Merrill, Sketches of Historic Bennington (Cambridge, Mass., 1898).
Armstrong before the London Chemical Society on the 31st of October 1901 contained many personal details of Frankland's life, together with a full discussion of his scientific work; and a volume of Autobiographical Sketches was printed for private circulation in 1902.
They returned in November 1852, and Lowell published some recollections of his journey in the magazines, collecting the sketches later in a prose volume, Fireside Travels.
1784 (in 1811 and 1826); Sketch of the Sikhs (1812); Observations on the Disturbances in the Madras Army in 1809 (1812); Persia, a Poem, anonymous (1814); A Memoir of Central India (2 vols., 1823); and Sketches of Persia, anonymous (1827).
Boyle, Far Away, or Sketches of Scenery and Society in Mauritius (1867); L.
Besides these, Heeren wrote brief biographical sketches of Johann von Muller (Leipzig, 1809); Ludwig Spittler (Berlin, 1812); and Christian Heyne (GÃ¶ttingen, 1813).
Gale, Korean Sketches (Edinburgh, 1898); W.
A Study of American Character, 1846-1856 (Boston, 1886); and, for varied pictures of mining and frontier life, the novels and sketches and poems of Bret Harte.
On his return he wrote a Relation of the State of France, with sketches of the leading persons at the court of Henry IV.
during a period of nearly two years; made more than a thousand sketches of extant buildings, battlefields, &c.; and presented his material in a form serviceable to the topographer and interesting to the general reader.
His other books were numerous: an Outline History of the Fine Arts; many illustrated histories, large and small, of the United States; popular descriptions of Mount Vernon and other localities associated with famous names; and biographical sketches of celebrated Americans, of which The Life and Times of Major-General Philip Schuyler (2 vols.
A descriptive list of biographies and biographical sketches is given in W.
Bradford Prince, Historical Sketches of New Mexico (New York, 1883); H.
Howe (1876), Life of Margaret Fuller (1883), in the "Famous Women" series, Sketches of Representative Women of New England (1905) and her own Reminiscences (Boston, 1899).
The other leading verse-writers were Karl Vilhelm Bottiger (1807-1878), the son-in-law and biographer of Tegner, who, in addition to his lyrical poetry, chiefly of the sentimental kind, wrote an admirable series of monographs on Swedish men of letters; Johan Borjesson (1790-1866), the last of the Phosphorists, author of various romantic dramas; Vilhelm August Detlof von Braun (1813-1860), a humorous lyrist; " Talis Qualis," whose real name was Karl Vilhelm August Strandberg (1818-1877); Oscar Patrick Sturzen-Becker (181'- 1869), better known as " Orvar Odd," a lyrical poet who was also the author of a series of amusing sketches of everyday life; and August Teodor Blanche (1811-1868), the popular dramatist.
He published his Lyrical Poems in 1876; New Lyrical Poems in 1880; Songs and Sketches in 1885.
A melancholy interest surrounds the name of Victoria Benedictsson (Ernst Ahlgren, 1850-1889), who committed suicide in Copenhagen after achieving marked success with her sketches of humble life in Fran Shine, and with the more ambitious works Money and Marianne.
She also showed great ability as a novelist, among the best of her books being a series of sketches of country life (1884-1887).
He has published volumes of ballads, short stories and sketches, fantastic and humoristic, all admirable in style.
Valdes Vergara, Historia de Chile (Valparaiso, 1898), written primarily for schools,but containing useful sketches of leading figures in Chilean history.
Among McClintock's other publications are: Sketches of Eminent Methodist Ministers (1863); an edition of Richard Watson's Theological Institutes (1851); and The Life and Letters of Rev. Stephen Olin (1854).
Concise sketches of Persian poetry are contained in Sir G.
It was at this time that he wrote his historical sketches of the Tatar wars and of Little Russia.
Between 1825 and 1827 he produced divers sketches, chronological tables, &c., of modern history.
In political philosophy (the Civitas Solis) he sketches an ideal communism, obviously derived from the Platonic, based on community of wives and property with statecontrol of population and universal military training.
Ramalho Ortigao, the art critic, will be remembered principally for the Far pas, a series of satirical and humorous sketches of Portuguese society which he wrote in collabora- Criticism.
Sibley's Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University (Cambridge, 1873), with an exhaustive list of Mather's works (about 150 titles); there is much valuable matter in Williston Walker's Ten New England Leaders (New York, 1901) and in his Creeds and Platforms of Congregationalism (New York, 1893); for literary criticism of the Mathers see ch.
Bible, the Jewish Encyclopedia Among more popular, sketches are Moss's From Malachi to Matthew (1893); Streanes' The Age of the Maccabees (1898); Morrison's The Jews under Roman Rule (" Story of the Nations " series); W.
Alexander Winchell, Michigan: Being Condensed Popular Sketches of the Topography, Climate and Geology of the State (1873), is in large measure restricted to the south half of the state.
Forrest, and Forty-one Years in India (1897), by Lord Roberts; while some impressionistic sketches will be found in Enchanted India (1899), by Prince Bojidar Karageorgevitch.
De Costa, Sketches of the Coast of Maine and Isle of Shoals (New York, 1869); H.
A number of studies of heads in pen or silver point, with some sketches for Madonnas, including a charming series in the British Museum for a "Madonna with the Cat," may belong to the same years or the first years of his independence.
In these drafts Leonardo describes in the first person, with sketches, a traveller's strange experiences in Egypt, Cyprus, Constantinople, the Cilician coasts about Mount Taurus and Armenia.
and by allegoric sketches still extant.
Several such sketches are at Christ Church, Oxford: one shows a horned hag or shefiend urging her hounds to an attack on the state of Milan, and baffled by the Prudence and Justice of Il Moro (all this made clear by easily recognizable emblems).
The many existing sketches for the work (of which the chief collection is at Windsor) cannot be distinctly dated.
Contemporary accounts attest the magnificence of the work and the enthusiasm it excited, but are not precise enough to enable us to judge to which of the two main groups of extant sketches its design corresponded.
Another group of sketches shows the horse galloping or rearing in violent action, in some instances in the act of trampling a fallen enemy.
Neither is it possible to discriminate with certainty the sketches intended for the Sforza monument from others which Leonardo may have done in view of another and later commission for an equestrian statue, namely, that in honour of Ludovico's great enemy, Gian Giacomo Trivulzio.
There is a sheet at the Louvre of much earlier date than the first idea or commission for this particular picture, containing some nude sketches for the arrangement of the subject; another later and farther advanced, but still probably anterior to the practical commission, at Venice, and a MS. sheet of great interest at the Victoria and Albert Museum, on which the painter has noted in writing the dramatic motives appropriate to the several disciples.
Of drawings there are very many, including few only for the "Last Supper," many for the Sforza monument, as well as the multitude of sketches, scientific and other, which we find intermingled among the vast body of his miscellaneous MSS., notes and records.
A sheet of sketches drawn there in 1508 shows the beginning of a Madonna now lost except in the form of copies, one of which (known as the "Madonna Litta") is at St Petersburg, another in the Poldi-Pezzoli Museum at Milan.
This picture was at Fontainebleau in the 16th century and is known from several copies, the finest of them at the Borghese gallery, as well as from one or two preliminary sketches by the master himself and a small sketch copy by Raphael.
The book has been regarded by some as an independent work; others incline to the view that the sketches were written from time to time by Theophrastus, and collected and edited after his death; others, again, regard the Characters as part of a larger systematic work, but the style of the book is against this.
In 1848, after a visit to Italy, he published Italy in the Nineteenth Century; and in 1870 he collected and republished some papers contributed many years before to periodicals, under the title Early Sketches of Eminent Persons.
Sketches of Rumanian history are given in A.
This conscientious and unmoving picture hangs in the museum of Havre, along with a hundred later, fresher, thoroughly individual studies and sketches, the gift of Boudin's brother, Louis Boudin, after the painter's death.
Smith, Early Indiana Trials and Sketches (Indianapolis, 1858); and Nathaniel Bolton, " Early History of Indianapolis and Central Indiana," in Indiana Historical Society Publications, No.
1840) was a printer and then a journalist, founded in 1874 at La Crosse the Sun, which in 1878 he removed to Milwaukee, and was the author of many humorous sketches, notably a series of volumes of which the hero is ” Peck's Bad Boy.” 3 Lieut.-Governor; succeeded Barstow, who resigned during a contest with Bashford.
Vambhry's Life and Adventures (London, 1883), Travels and Adventures in Central Asia (London, 1864); Sketches of Central Asia (London, 1867); and History of Bokhara (London, 1873); F.
- Diagrammatic sketches of prothalli of e, Selaginella.
- Diagrammatic sketches of spore-producing members of a, Equisetum.
The academy possesses 14,000 original drawings and sketches by the great masters, 24,000 engravings, and 248 water-colour copies of Italian originals; the municipal gallery contains valuable specimens of the local school; and the same is the case with the Schulte collection.
Symington, Pen and Pencil Sketches of Faroe and Iceland (1862); J.
The 56 irpooi.µca, exordia or sketches for political speeches, are by various hands and of various dates.'
Remarkable sketches of Galician life are to be found in the works of the German novelist Sacher-Masoch (1835-1895).
For a series of excellent sketches see also Seche, Les Derniers Jansenistes (3 vols., Paris, 1891).
He published A History of Rationalism (1866); Hagenbach's Church History of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries (2 vols., 1869); von Oosterzee's John's Gospel: Apologetical Lectures (1869); Lange's Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans (1869); Martyrs to the Tract Cause: A Contribution to the History of the Reformation (1872), a translation and revision of Thelemann's Martyrer der Traktatsache (1864); Outlines of Bible History (1873); Outlines of Church History (1874); Life and Literature in the Fatherland (1875), brilliant sketches of Germany; a brief pamphlet, Our Theological Century (1877); Bibliotheca Theologica (1883), a compilation by his students, revised by G.
(Lincoln, 1898); general scientific sketches by C. E.
In spite of a cumbrous and affected style, he is a vivid narrator; and his character sketches are admirable as summaries of current estimates.
The successive essays which have already been enumerated as composing Kant's precritical work are not to be regarded as so many imperfect sketches of the doctrines of the Kritik, nor are we to look in them for anticipations of the critical view.
On the basis of comments received, the landscape architect drew up conceptual sketches which formed the basis of the outline design.
blackface minstrel entertainment, containing dialog and sketches.
An accompanying booklet includes Ray's sketches for the film.
How little the public thought, when laughing over his sketches, so brimful of merriment, what manner of man the artist was!
Forget sketches of long thin models wearing haute couture.
I show him my sketches; ' You look suitably craggy!
crayon sketches; he possessed only four clean canvases.
The large works in pen and ink imitate the small marks of the tiny sketches, be they figurative images or abstract doodles.
Once I start drawing the first lines of my sketches I become completely engrossed in my subject.
This sketches a slightly flabby figure with a conical head and bulges where his ears should be.
She's back now and here is one of her latest sketches: Lotte Klaver is a young Dutch illustrator.
landscape architect drew up conceptual sketches which formed the basis of the outline design.
Within these pages is a set of over 170 easily performed, two-person sketches for every Sunday of the three year lectionary cycle.
The next step is to create page mock-ups, which represent the actual site, by integrating the design sketches with the layout grids.
mumble and forth the chord shapes, go, little sketches of tunes mumbling along with them.
In years gone by it would have been recorded in lab notebooks, sketches or photographs.
Can some sketches draw parallelograms that other sketches cannot draw?
For me, the shorthand character sketches, often using patois or speech rhythms, are the most immediate things in the book.
Sketches I use a mechanical pencil to draw my sketches.
pencil sketches on my stand.
plein-air sketches of the late 1820s, his style changed toward the mid-1830s.
The acclaim which greeted the Sportsman's Sketches was largely due to its sympathetic portrayal of the Russian peasant.
preparatory sketches for a complex work.
Sketches, fragments and fair copies of compositions and adaptations by Henry Aldrich; autograph scores; English, late 17th century.
The Cowards are a four-man sketch troupe who write smart, funny sketches and perform them in jeans and pumps and short-sleeved shirts.
Build up a study of annotated sketches, detailed drawings and if possible, take photographs on site.
Since 1985 he has improvised sketches and stories with the Comedy Store Players, of which he is a founder-member.
No preparatory sketches were made, the figure or mask being conceived form a mental picture, often based on long established conventions.
It uses humorous sketches to promote an anti-violence message.
The Cowards are a four-man sketch troupe who write smart, funny sketch troupe who write smart, funny sketches and perform them in jeans and pumps and short-sleeved shirts.
I can no longer see pencil sketches on my stand.
I use these images together with drawings and watercolor sketches to create paintings which exploit the beauty and luster of the silk.
These sketches are intended to show geometry of roofs at various spans and pitches and not structural details.
undercarriage designs among the aircraft in the museum and make a collection of sketches highlighting the differences.
Something for everyone A mix of very witty wordplay, physical comedy and musical sketches, the Revue really offers something for everyone.
Wright's Historical Sketches of Plymouth (Philadelphia, 1873).
Under that somewhat frivolous title he treated all the leading events of the day in a fine spirit of caricature, entirely free from grossness and vulgarity, without a trait of personal malice, and with an under-current of true sympathy and honest purpose that will preserve these papers, like the sketches of Hogarth, long after the events and manners they illustrate have passed from the minds of men.
We must, then, admit that Pericles sincerely contemplated the good of his fellow-countrymen, and we may believe that he endeavoured to realize that ideal Athens which Thucydides sketches in the Funeral Speech - an Athens where free and intelligent obedience is rendered to an equitable code of laws, where merit finds its way to the front, where military efficiency is found along with a free development in other directions and strangles neither commerce nor art.
Catherine Beecher, who was eager to establish what should be in effect a pioneer college for women, accompanied him; and with her went Harriet as an assistant, taking an active part in the literary and school life, contributing stories and sketches to local journals and compiling a school geography.
The minor characters of the honest old Huntley, whom the Scottish king obliges to bestow his daughter's hand upon Warbeck, and of her lover the faithful "Dalyell," are most effectively drawn; even "the men of judgment," the adventurers who surround the chief adventurer, are spirited sketches, and the Irishman among them has actually some humour; while the style of the play is, as befits a "Chronicle History," so clear and straightforward as to make it easy as well as interesting to read.
Noldeke, Sketches from Eastern History, pp. 1-20 (on " Some Characteristics of the Semitic Race "); and especially E.
Freese, A Short Popular History of Crete (London, 1897); Bickford-Smith, Cretan Sketches (London, 1897); Laroche, La Crete ancienne et moderne (Paris, 1898); Victor Berard, Les Affaires de Crete (Paris, 1898); Monuments Veneti dell' isola de Creta (published by the Venetian Institute), vol.
He then proceeds to adduce elaborate and sometimes slightly grotesque reasons tending to prove that mathematical knowledge is essential in theology, and closes this section of his work with two comprehensive sketches of geography and astronomy.
'Morgan, Sketches of Celebrated Canadians (Quebec, 1862); Rose's Cyclopaedia of Canadian Biography Annual Register, 1836-1837; Sir Spencer Walpole, History of England (5 vols., London, 1878-1886), vol.
Tolman, History of Higher Education in Rhode Island (Washington, 18 94); Henry Phillips, Jr., Historical Sketches of the Paper Currency of the American Colonies (2 vols., Roxbury, Mass., 1865-1866); Thomas Durfee, Gleanings from the Judicial History of Rhode Island (Providence, 1883); and the works of Field, Richman and Mowry (see History, Bibliography).
The pioneer of this kind of literature is considered to have been Saikaku (1641I693), who wrote sketches of every-day life as he saw it, short tales of some merit and novels which deal with the most disreputable phases of human existence.
Martial represents his age in his Epigrams, as Horace does his in his Satires and Odes, with more variety and incisive force in his sketches, though with much less poetic charm and serious meaning.
For the whole life and times see Wilks, Historical Sketches of the South of India (1810-1817); Aitchison's Treaties, vol.
Kilbourne, Sketches and Chronicles of the Town of Litchfield, Connecticut (Hartford, Conn., 1859); George C. Boswell, The Litchfield Book of Days (Litchfield, 1900); and for an account of the Litchfield Female Seminary, Emily N.
With the exception of his description of the French Revolution, which was chiefly a political manifesto, all his early works refer to the middle ages - De La feodalite, des institutions de Saint Louis et de l'influence de la legislation de ce prince (1822); La Germanic au vin e et au ix' siecle, sa conversion au christianisme, et son introduction dans la societe civilisee de l'Europe occidentale (1834); Essai sur la formation territoriale et politique de la France depuis la fin du xi e siÃ¨cle jusqu'et la fin du xv e (1836); all of these are rough sketches showing only the outlines of the subject.
There is a museum of zoology and mineralogy in Palazzo Carignano (another of Guarini's buildings), and the royal palace contains the royal armoury (a fine collection made by Charles Albert in 1833) and the royal library with its rich manuscript collection and its 20,000 drawings, among which are sketches by Raphael, Michelangelo, and Leonardo da Vinci.
Besides, he was deeply impressed by the fact of man's personality and by the problem of his personal immortality, which brought him back through Schelling to Leibnitz, whose Monadologie throughout maintains the plurality of monadic souls and the omnipresence of perception, sketches in a few sections (§§ 23, 78-81) a panpsychic parallelism, though without identity, between bodily motions and psychic perceptions, and, what is most remarkable, already uses the conservation of energy to argue that physical energy pursues its course in bodies without interacting with souls ., and that motions produce motions, perceptions produce perceptions.
Miller, The Balkans (London, 1896), sketches the history of Bulgaria, Montenegro, Rumania and Servia.
His knowledge of pedagogy was displayed in his public lectures and his addresses, in his private lessons, where he taught a small number of pupils the historical method, and in his books, where he wrote ad probandum at least as much as ad narrandum: class-books, collections of articles, intermingled with personal reminiscences (Questions d'enseignement national, 1885; Etudes et etudiants, 1890; A propos de nos ecoles, 1895), rough historical sketches (Vue generale de l'histoire politique de l'Europe, 1890), &c. Even his works of learning, written without a trace of pedantry, are remarkable for their lucidity and vividness.
Besides these, Heeren wrote brief biographical sketches of Johann von Muller (Leipzig, 1809); Ludwig Spittler (Berlin, 1812); and Christian Heyne (GÃƒ¶ttingen, 1813).
In 1837 a newspaper, the Wisconsin Territorial Gazette, now the Burlington Evening Gazette, and in 1839 another, the Burlington Hawk Eye, were founded; the latter became ' widely known in the years immediately following 1872 from the humorous sketches contributed to it by Robert Jones Burdette (b.
Sibley, Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University, vol.
These sketches, which abounded in clever picturings of national and individual character, drawn with great satirical humour, were collected in 1837, and published under the title of The Clockmaker, or Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville.
After him the most popular authors of short stories are: Stefan Sremats, whose mild satire and sparkling humour earned for him the name of the " Servian Dickens "; Yanko Veselinovich, author of some delightful sketches from the life of Servian peasants; Sima Matavuly, whose stories give a true picture of the Servians of Dalmatia and of Montenegro.
Observe 5 different types of undercarriage designs among the aircraft in the museum and make a collection of sketches highlighting the differences.
In this folder you'll place pictures of nurseries from magazines and the Web, fabric samples, furniture and bedding ads, and even sketches and descriptions of your own ideas.
After a little home design store window shopping, they got down to work making their sketches.
You may want to draw rough sketches of the furniture on a separate sheet of graph paper (to scale with your floor plan) and cut out each piece so you can play around with different placement options.
Assessments are visual and they often include sketches and photographs of the area.
Traditions Matter: This handy website has a collection of free scrapbook organizers, including sheets for sorting layout sketches, quotes, and ideas from your favorite scrapbook magazines.
When you're having trouble beginning a layout, using color blocking, sketches, or single photo layouts may help jump start your creative process.
In scrapbooking, sketches are drawings that illustrate potential placement combinations for a layout's photos, title, journaling, and embellishments.
Since scrapbook sketches are typically organized by the amount of photos featured, this approach is an easy way to create layouts using multiple images.
Use sketches as a source of scrapbooking inspiration.
Scrapbook sketches are a great source of layout ideas for novice crafters.
Visit the PageMaps Web site for a variety of sketches suitable for almost any type of project.
When looking for sketches to use as inspiration for your layout, remember that you don't need to follow the suggested design exactly.
A variety of different scrapbook layout sketches can be found on this site.
Using scrapbook sketches as a guide for placing your elements can make the process much easier.
LoveToKnow Scrapbooking has two slideshows of scrapbook sketches that can help.
You may also be interested in our interview with Becky Fleck, author of PageMaps: Sketches for Creative Layouts.
When creating layouts for your Christmas theme album, you can choose to make each page different or to use a series of coordinating sketches throughout the entire book.
While some scrapbookers prefer to have lots of variety, others like the uniformity that sketches bring to the project.
Use one or two sketches from a book such as PageMaps by Becky Fleck as the basis for your album.
Another good way to mix things up is to do a reverse image of your sketches on some of the pages, so that everything on the right hand side of the page is on the left hand side.
Just provide a sketch or photo of the dress you want (you may include up to four sketches or photos), your dress size and your price range.
You can also purchase a certificate to companies like myDaVinci and Portrait Kingdom that will turn their wedding snapshots into sketches or oil paintings.
Check around, make your budget clear up front, taste cake samples before committing to hiring someone, and don't be afraid to ask for detailed design sketches or potential decoration ideas.
Framed photos, paintings or sketches of zebras, tigers, giraffes, etc. will go great with the shower curtain.
You'll find that some designs feature large sketches of Dora and her friends, while others are less bold.
The puddles led to sketches then mockups and finally the Tarn series.
He was also a musician and spent years creating detailed sketches of human anatomy, which he based on the human dissections he performed on corpses from local hospitals.
Her work concentrated on water colors and charcoal sketches of nature, with her most well-known pieces depicting flowers and landscapes in stunning detail.
His recurring sketches included "The Girl Watchers" (with Tom Hanks and Jon Lovitz) and "Mr.
He appeared in a number of Saturday Night Live sketches when he was a writer for the show, including a parody of Twin Peaks, a commercial parody for "Irish Drinking Songs," and a sketch for Tom Hanks' entrance into the "Five Timers Club."
During that time, he also acted in sketches on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
Fey's friend, Adam McKay, who was the head writer at Saturday Night Live, suggested that Fey send a sample of six sketches to Lorne Michaels.
None of Silverman's sketches made it to air on the show and a few other jokes that she made on air.
Some chat programs also let users contribute to a shared virtual whiteboard, on which they can draw sketches, jot down equations, or show examples of thoughts and ideas.
Build Eazy: The article features a larger dog house with illustrated sketches.
After running a small art gallery, Dior began selling his fashion sketches to a local newspaper and haute fashion houses.
Spend time drawing sketches of your game, the characters, environment, scenes etc. This will help you visualize the concept and put your ideas together.
Use your sketches and notes to organize a design document that puts everything together in an easy format to follow.
The major exception to this is if you can find yourself some original concept sketches.Many video game artists start out with character sketches with the traditional pencil and paper.
Although you can try looking for video game sketches on eBay, it can be difficult to ensure its authenticity.
As a guesser, all you have to do is type in your guesses as the drawer sketches each word.
Sketches or photographs of the tumor as seen through the ophthalmoscope are taken during the procedure.
Here you can find steps, sketches of routines, images of countless dancers and teams and videos of computer designed choreography.
Creative Commons is a license-free photo share site that has uploaded sketches and photographs you can edit and use for free.
Survey technicians may be asked to make notes or draw sketches while in the field.
He submitted his sketches to O'Shaughnessy in 1921 and simultaneously started his own campaign to convince city leaders of the feasibility of building the bridge.
Providing preliminary sketches or photographs of similar designs can help the jeweler decide if they can accommodate the project.
For instance, will they prepare sketches or produce a wax sample ring?
He started his career in 1935, selling design sketches.
The sketches are so close to the movie that your child will feel as though he is privy to the original sketches by the original artists.
The show features a series of unplanned sketches, and it's promoted as a "for adults only" production that's uncensored.
Take pictures, draw sketches or send swatches to your shoemaker to communicate the idea of your custom pair.
Many clients entered the shop with ideas or sketches of their potential tattoo, while others browsed through the group's gallery for inspiration.
Have a plan and several sketches or pictures from the Internet or from books as well as notes for your artist so that you get exactly what you want.
According to Vanishing Tattoo, this is one of the most popular tattoos of all time-even though the original was burned in 1729 (sketches survived).
He transferred the techniques he learned on the job to his sketches.
Beautiful colors, unique shapes and vivid sketches are appealing eye-candy for the newbie tattoo enthusiast.
The fact that they weren't on the official squad or even invited to cheer never stopped them, and their manic routines are still some of the funniest sketches in SNL history.
Saturday Night Live Transcripts is the most comprehensive resource for transcripts of Spartans sketches.
Just remember that the sketches usually contain some raunchy moments that aren't suitable for all audiences.
Card making sketches can also be a great source of inspiration for your projects.
Sketches can help you determine where to place images and text on your handmade cards.
If you're having trouble arranging the elements on your homemade wedding card, try using card making sketches to start your creative process.
If you don't have easy access to a camera, or simply lack confidence in your photography skills, try creating a series of quick sketches instead.
John Constable, an English artist, made sketches outdoors and finished his paintings in the studio.
When looking for ideas for making handmade greeting cards, sketches are a fabulous resource.
Sketches give you hints for the placement of various elements on your card, which helps to eliminate the fear of not knowing how to begin a particular project.
You can find a variety of card making sketches on the PageMaps website, as well as sample cards based on some of the most popular sketches.
Witty Living also has several card making sketches, although you must click on the links individually to see a particular sketch.
Books of photographs, drawings, reproductions and costume sketches can give you a strong basis from which to proceed.
Customers return to see the sketches and then have their tattoos inked.
Bringing in a sketch artist to draw composite sketches of what the women think the men look like, and what the men think the women look like.
Everyone gets to see their own sketches, based on the perceptions of the other group.
This hardback volume includes maps, paintings, sketches and 1,000 photos used to chronicle not only the weapons introduced in Lord of the Rings, but every battle ground and type of warrior who fought upon it.
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