English Vocabulary about Art
Some artists prefer a board for painting to a canvas.
Nowadays, scientists could scrutinize the authenticity of a painting by examining its canvas.
The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci is one of the chefs d’oeuvre in painting.
The painting could have been included as a praiseworthy chef d’oeuvre only if you had exhibited it publicly.
Artists can reach their zenith if they increase the quality and quantity of their chefs d’oeuvre.
His dexterous accounting abilities have made him important to the team.
Using the kitchen utensils dexterously, he stood out in the crowd of chefs.
He has a knack for making money.
He would never have been successful without his inherited knack in compromising with his opponents.
Do you think that having a knack for doing something necessarily leads to an insatiable appetite for that?
He performed legerdemain in a way that always made the audience roar with laughter.
Paint the town red
It is my Dad`s birthday and we are going out for a meal to celebrate and paint the town red.
Tonight, I need to have a ball and put aside worries and paint the town red.
In this vacant job position, we expect a resourceful well-trained person who can tackle issues intuitively.
We are mighty sure that Mr. Johnson is so resourceful that he can resolve any conflict which may come up, no matter how complicated it is.
He was shocked, but tried to be resourceful and think what to do.
The silhouette picture on the wall scared the hell out of all in the party.
If you hadn’t taken the picture against the sun, it wouldn’t have been a silhouette with a disguised object in front of it.
During the turbulent condition, the protesters removed many pictures of the recent mayor drawn in silhouette on the walls.
Beethoven is known for his virtuosity in music.
Since the old days in school, I have always believed in her virtuosity and talent in art in spite of all her failures in her career.
Picasso is known for his whimsical paintings.
Contemporary art always seems whimsical to the ordinary people and it takes time for it to be pervaded among them.