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" Upon the whole, we may justly say, that whatever he attempted, he carried to a high degree of excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgment, that he never did attempt that style of historical painting, for which his previous studies had... "
The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds: ... to which is Prefixed, a ... - Page 88
by Sir Joshua Reynolds - 1846 - 495 pages
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The works of sir Joshua Reynolds. To which is prefixed an account ..., Volume 2

Joshua Reynolds (sir.) - 1801
...grace, which are neither theirs, nor his, but lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgement, that he never did attempt that style of historical painting, for which his previous studies...
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The Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knight ; Late President of the ..., Volume 1

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Edmond Malone, Thomas Gray - Art - 1801
...grace, which are neither theirs, nor his, but lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgement, that he never did attempt that style of historical painting, for which his previous studies...
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The Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knight ; Late President of the ..., Volume 2

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Edmond Malone, Thomas Gray - Art - 1809
...to a high degree of excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgement, that he riever did attempt that style of historical painting, for...studies had made no preparation. And here it naturally ocfcurs to oppose the sensible conduct of Gainsborough in this respect, to that of our late excellent...
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The general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers

New and general biographical dictionary - 1814
...thousand modes of grace unselectecl, but which lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....which his previous studies had made no preparation." Nothing could have enabled Gainsborough to reach so elevated a point in the art of painting without...
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The General Biographical Dictionary, Volume 15

Alexander Chalmers - Biography - 1814
...thousand modes of grace unselected, but which lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....high degree of excellence. It is to the credit of his-good sense and judgment that he never did attempt that style of historical painting for which his...
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The literary works [&c.]. In which is included a memoir by J. Farington

Joshua Reynolds (sir.) - 1819
...grace, which are neither theirs, nor his, but lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgement, that he never did attempt that style of historical painting, for which his previous studies...
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The Literary Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Kt. Late President of the Royal ...

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Edmond Malone, Joseph Farington, Charles-Alphonse Dufresnoy - Art, English - 1819
...grace, which are neither theirs, nor his, but lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....excellence. It is to the credit of his good sense and judgement, that he never did attempt that style of historical painting, for which his previous studies...
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A General Dictionary of Painters: Containing Memoirs of the Lives and Works ...

Matthew Pilkington, Thomas Tegg - Painters - 1829
...thousand modes of grace unselected, but which lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, to be brought out by skilful and faithful observers....credit of his good sense and judgment, that he never attempted that style of historical painting for which his previous studies had made no preparation."...
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The gentleman's and connoisseur's dictionary of painters

Matthew Pilkington - 1840
...modes of ытясe unselected, but which lie open in the multiplied scenes and figures of life, tobe brought out by skilful and faithful observers. Upon...credit of his good sense and judgment, that he never attempted that style of historical painting for which his previous studies had made no preparation."...
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Sharpe's London Magazine, Volume 4

English literature - 1847
...regularly edueated, yet prohably it was suggested to him by his own natural sagaeity. It is to the eredit of his good sense and judgment that he never did attempt that style of historieal painting for whieh his previous studies had made no preparation." Gainsborough " was well...
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