Sentence Examples


  • As a scientific engineer and practical architect Wren was perhaps more remarkable than as an artistic designer.
  • (6) Artistic Production.
  • In 1832 Edward Lear, afterwards well known as a humorist, brought out his Illustrations of the Family of Psittacidae, a volume which deserves especial notice from the extreme fidelity to nature and the great artistic skill with which the figures were executed.
  • To judge, however, from the insignificant remains of his writings, and from the opinions of Cicero and Horace, he can have had no pretension either to original genius or to artistic accomplishment.
  • He took no leading part in the war against the English, his energies being largely occupied with the satisfaction of his artistic and luxurious tastes.