Having settled the question of the paint, Sergeant Cuff, from that moment, gave his brother-officer up as a bad job-- and addressed himself to Mr.
All the signs visible--signs which told that the paint had been smeared by some loose article of somebody's dress touching it in going by.
Find out (first) whether there is any article of dress in this house with the smear of the paint on it.
Boiling oil," said she, with a flush of honest shame, "and a shillingsworth o' paint.
The difficulty," she said, "is not to paint pictures, but to get frames for them.
It was because the engaging toy had been redecorated by loving hands; there were fresh gowns for all the inhabitants, and the paint on the furniture was scarcely dry.
Having thus no portraits of other people to paint
, what is it my duty, as a neglected artist, to do next?
He may paint and carve only as long as he can do that.
and then is my eye opened to the eternal picture which nature paints in the street, with moving men and children, beggars and fine ladies, draped in red and green and blue and gray; long-haired, grizzled, white-faced, black-faced, wrinkled, giant, dwarf, expanded, elfish,--capped and based by heaven, earth and sea.
To our surprise, we were ushered into a room where the first object that met the eye was a painter's easel, with a table beside it covered with rolls of canvas, bottles of oil and varnish, palette, brushes, paints
Well, then, you shall order another sign-frame of the smith; you shall paint six physicians, and write underneath
These two points accomplished, he went in search of the painter who was to paint the sign; and he was soon found.