antique statues

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  • Her features, the cut of her lips, her full chin could have stood as a model beside any antique statue. Cited from The Poor Plutocrats, by Maurus Jokai
  • She's like a little antique statue done in a period of decadence. Cited from Celibates, by George Moore
  • For the purpose of design, there are full-size models of the best antique statues in Italy. Cited from The Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia Volume 1 of 28
  • He also presented to the university with casts of antique statues and various models.
  • In his scanty dress, he was beautiful as an antique statue in living bronze. Cited from Indian Heroes & Great Chieftains, Charles Eastman
  • His features were perfectly Grecian, all as finely formed as those of some antique statue of his native land. Cited from The Duke's Prize, by Maturin Murray
  • He spent much time in the galleries, made notes upon the principal antique statues, and formed a plan of systematic art-study. Cited from Percy Bysshe Shelley,By John Addington Symonds
  • These draperies gave her the appearance of an antique statue. Cited from Monsieur de Camors by Octave Feuillet, v1
  • She was a large woman with a great quantity of blue-black hair, which had the ripples one sees in antique statues. Cited from 'Doc.' Gordon, by Mary E. Wilkins-Freeman
  • Ghiberti describes two or three antique statues with such enthusiasm that one concludes he was familiar with very few. Cited from Donatello, by David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford
  • We know from the sources that the square was decorated with a number of antique statues, but it is impossible to determine their exact appearance and location.
  • The following is the order in which the copies of antique statues, lately placed in this garden, are at present disposed. Cited from Paris As It Was and As It Is,by Francis W. Blagdon
  • It is as ideal as an antique statue, and yet as real as any lovely woman whom one meets at a fireside or in the street. Cited from From Mosses From An Old Manse, by Hawthorne
  • The gardens were decorated with antique statues, many of which were Roman works of art found in nearby Arlon.
  • It is also made up of parts of antique statues and is a copy, the original being kept in the Doge's Palace.
  • I wish to do something purely Greek; I feed my eyes on the antique statues, I mean even to imitate some of them. Cited from The Mind of the Artist, ed. by Mrs. Laurence Binyon
  • An open gallery runs along one side, a sort of loggia with plaster-casts of antique statues; stone steps lead from it down into the garden. Cited from Venus in Furs, by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
  • It planned the building of a third floor with seven different-sized towers, with attics decorated with eagles and antique statues.
  • Most of the antique statues, on close examination, proved to be almost, entirely covered with names and initials, scratched over the once polished surface. Cited from English Notebooks, Complete, Nath. Hawthorne
  • Death-masks, casts of antique statues, and anatomical studies of the human body, in whole or part, hung on all the walls. Cited from Atlantis, by Gerhart Hauptmann
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