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Definition of Painting

Painting

  1. of Paint
  2. The act or employment of laying on, or adorning with, paints or colors.
  3. The work of the painter; also, any work of art in which objects are represented in color on a flat surface; a colored representation of any object or scene; a picture.
  4. Color laid on; paint.
  5. A depicting by words; vivid representation in words.

Painting Quotations

Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. - Plutarch
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Plutarch

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.
Vincent Van Gogh

Cooking is like painting or writing a song. Just as there are only so many notes or colors, there are only so many flavors - it's how you combine them that sets you apart.
Wolfgang Puck

I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.
Jackson Pollock

No one is an artist unless he carries his picture in his head before painting it, and is sure of his method and composition.
Claude Monet
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Painting Translations

painting in Afrikaans is skildery
painting in Danish is billede
painting in Dutch is schildering, doek, schilderij
painting in French is tableaux, peignant
painting in Italian is pittura
painting in Norwegian is maleri
painting in Portuguese is pintura
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