Sentence Examples

  • Sufficient portions of this design were found in good preservation to enable the whole to be accurately restored - a process as legitimate in such a case as censurable in the case of a figure-painting.
  • The tendency observable in many of the austerities and miracles attributed to St Catherine to outstrip those of other saints, particularly Francis, is especially remarkable in this marvel of the stigmata, and so acute became the rivalry between the two orders that Pope Sixtus IV., himself a Franciscan, issued a decree asserting that St Francis had an exclusive monopoly of this particular wonder, and making it a censurable offence to represent St Catherine receiving the stigmata.