Beyond that the tints darkened into fine gradations of ultramarine, and faded into vague obscurity.
It was marvellous, a feast for the eyes, this complication of coloured tints, a perfect kaleidoscope of green, yellow, orange, violet, indigo, and blue; in one word, the whole palette of an enthusiastic colourist
One November afternoon, in the calm at the end of a rain-storm of several days' duration, when the sky was still completely overcast and the air was full of mist, I observed that the pond was remarkably smooth, so that it was difficult to distinguish its surface; though it no longer reflected the bright tints
of October, but the sombre November colors of the surrounding hills.
In the horse we see this tendency strong whenever a dun tint
which approaches to that of the general colouring of the other species of the genus.
But the most curious circumstance is, that it secretes from the skin of its belly, when handled, a most beautiful carmine-red fibrous matter, which stains ivory and paper in so permanent a manner that the tint
is retained with all its brightness to the present day: I am quite ignorant of the nature and use of this secretion.
Farther on, he noticed a reddish tint
, quite defined.
He had a nice little bow in his hand, but it was quite spoiled by the rain, and the tints
of his many-colored arrows ran one into the other.
One gleam of light lifted into relief a half-submerged mast, on which sat a cormorant, dark and large, with wings flecked with foam; its beak held a gold bracelet set with gems, that I had touched with as brilliant tints as my palette could yield, and as glittering distinctness as my pencil could impart.
Beyond and above spread an expanse of sky, dark blue as at twilight: rising into the sky was a woman's shape to the bust, portrayed in tints as dusk and soft as I could combine.
Your pleasures, by your own account, have been few; but I daresay you did exist in a kind of artist's dreamland while you blent and arranged these strange tints.
It will launch the Modagrafics line of fleet graphics to all Tint
Tim Orbos, the transport undersecretary for roads, said they were just waiting for the final recommendation of the technical working group on the type of tint
to be used.