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" At other times, when painting, he would fall asleep ; and while in this situation it not unfrequently happened, that the brush, in falling, trailed along the canvass and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to a painter, whom he kept in the... "
The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance - Page 336
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1832
...the brush in falling, trailed along the canvas and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to the painter, whom he kept in the room with him to mix his colours, and who he said had done it from jealousy of his talents. On these occasions, the sitting concluded...
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The life of Frederick the second, king of prussia.2 vols, Volume 1

George James Welbore Agar- Ellis (1st baron Dover.) - 1832
...brush, in falling, trailed along the canvass and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to a painter, whom he kept in the room with him to mix his colours, and who he said had done it from jealousy of his talent. On these occasions, the sitting concluded...
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The Life of Frederic the Second, King of Prussia, Volume 1

George James Welbore Agar-Ellis Dover (1st baron) - Prussia (Germany) - 1832
...brush, in falling, trailed along the canvass and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to a painter, whom he kept in the room with him to mix his colours, and who he said had done it from jealousy of his talent. On these occasions, the sitting concluded...
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The Parterre of fiction, poetry, history [&c.].

1836
...soldier to correspond. When, as often happened, he fell asleep over his task, and the falling brush would trail along, and disfigure the canvass ; on...and kick the offending dispensers of justice off the bench. The young Frederick, unable any longer to endure his tyranny, endeavoured to make his escape,...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 41

Child rearing - 1844
...brush, in falling, trailed along the canvass and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to a painter whom he kept in the room with him to mix his colours, and who he said had done it from jealousy of his talent. On these occasions the sitting concluded with...
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The Life of Frederic the Second, King of Prussia ... in Two Volumes...

George James Welbore Agar Ellis baron Dover - 1859
...brush, in falling, trailed along the canvass and disfigured it. When he awoke he attributed this to a painter whom he kept in the room with him to mix his colours, and who he said had done it from jealousy of his talent. On these occasions the sitting concluded with...
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