Sentence Examples

  • They knelt on a patch of dried ground in the opening of the carved alcove and examined the site.
  • Kris reached an alcove out of sight of the crowds and faced her.
  • It has been suggested that he deliberately eschewed chiaroscuro because his pictures, destined invariably to hang in an alcove, were required to be equally effective from every aspect and had also to form part of a decorative scheme.
  • At the art exhibitions held twice a year in the principal cities there may be seen specimens of statuettes, alcove ornaments, and household utensils which show that the Japanese worker in metals stands more indisputably than ever at the head of the worlds artists in that field.
  • The term parlour bronzes serves to designate objects for domestic use, as flower-vases, incense-burners and alcove ornaments.

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