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" All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure, or even in the folds of the drapery, must be sparingly employed. In short, whatever partakes of fancy or caprice, or goes under the denomination of Picturesque... "
The Director [ed. by T.F. Dibdin]. - Page 42
edited by - 1807
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The Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knight ...: Containing His ..., Volume 2

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Edmond Malone - Art - 1801
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The works of sir Joshua Reynolds. To which is prefixed an account ..., Volume 2

sir Joshua Reynolds - 1801
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The literary works [&c.]. In which is included a memoir by J ..., Volume 1

sir Joshua Reynolds - 1819
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere ; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Kt. Late President of the Royal ...

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Art, English - 1819
...familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. 1 . • i Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere ; disdains...objects, as incompatible with its dignity; and is an enetany to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore,...
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The Complete Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds: First President of the ..., Volume 2

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Art - 1824
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The literary works of sir Joshua Reynolds. To which is prefixed a ..., Volume 2

sir Joshua Reynolds - 1835
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere ; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds: First President of the ..., Volume 2

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Art - 1835
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere ; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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Walks Through the Studii of the Sculptors at Rome, Volumes 1-2

Hawks Le Grice - Sculptors - 1841
...objection, the familiarity of modern dress by no means agrees with the dignity and gravity of sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular and austere; disdains...enemy to every species of affectation or appearance of academical art.All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a sin gle figure,...
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The Discourses of Sir Joshua Reynolds

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Artists - 1824 - 279 pages
...and where his subject has neither, he has adopted a robe de chambre, which is a nearer approach to Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds,: ... To which is ..., Volume 2

Sir Joshua Reynolds - Painters - 1846 - 495 pages
...objection, the familiarity of the modern dress by n& means agrees with the dignity and gravity of Sculpture. Sculpture is formal, regular, and austere ; disdains...to every species of affectation, or appearance of academical art. All contrast, therefore, of one figure to another, or of the limbs of a single figure,...
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