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" Sir Joshua Reynolds was, on very many accounts, one of the most memorable men of his time. He was the first Englishman who added the praise of the elegant arts to the other glories of his country. In taste, in grace, in facility, in happy invention, and... "
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction - Page 26
1842
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 21

1792
...in happy invention, and in toe hctinefs and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the great mailers of the renowned ages. In portrait he went beyond them ; for he communicated to that dtfcription of the art in which Engliih, artifts are the mod engaged, a variety, a fancy, and a dignity...
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The Universal Magazine, Volume 91

1792
...in happy invention, and in the richnefs and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the great mailers of the renowned ages. In portrait he went beyond them ; for he communicated to that defcription of the art, in which Englifli artifts are the moft engaged, a variety, a fancy, and a dignity,...
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Anecdotes of Some Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present ..., Volume 2

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1795
...happy invention, and in the richnds " and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the " great mafters of the renowned ages. In portrait " he went beyond them ; for he communicated to " that defcription of the art in which EngliSi ** artifls are the moft engaged, a variety, a fancy, " and...
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Anecdotes of Some Distingushed Persons: Chiefly of the Present and ..., Volume 2

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1796
...happy inventions and in the richneft " and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the ** great mafters of the renowned ages. In portrait " he went beyond them ; for he communicated to *c that defcription of the art in which Englifli " artifts are the moft engaged, a variety, a fancy,...
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The British Critic and Quarterly Theological Review, Volume 10

1798
...in happy invention, and in the richnefs and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the great mailers of the renowned ages. In portrait he went beyond them ; for he communicated to that defcription of the art, in which EriMilh urtilts are the roott engaged, a variety, a fancy, and a dignity...
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Anecdotes of Distinguished Persons: Chiefly of the Present and Two Preceding ...

William Seward - Anecdotes - 1798
...happy invention, and ** in the richnefs and harmony of colouring, ** he was equal to the great mafters of the " renowned ages. In portrait he went beyond ** them ; for he communicated to that defcrip" tion of the art in which Englifh artifts are " the moft engaged, a variety, a fancy, and "...
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 10

English literature - 1798
...in happy invention, and in the richnefs and harmony of colouring, he was equal to the great mailers of the renowned ages. In portrait he went beyond them ; for he communicated to that defcription of the art, in which Englrih artifts are the rrioft engaged, a variety, a fancy, and a...
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The Life of Edmund Burke: Comprehending and Impartial Account of ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - 1800
...the first Englishman who added the praise of the elegant arts to the other glories of his country. In taste, in grace, in facility, in happy invention,...masters of the renowned ages. In portrait he went far beyond them ; for he communicated to that description of the art, in which English artists are...
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The Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Knight ...: Containing His ..., Volume 1

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Edmond Malone - Art - 1801
...first English*' man, who added the praise of the elegant " arts to the other glories of his country. " In taste, in grace, in facility, in happy ''* ' invention, and in the richness and harmony 41 of colouring, he was equal to the great " masters of the renowned ages. In ForSIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS....
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A Brief Retrospect of the Eighteenth Century: Part First; in Two ..., Volume 1

Samuel Miller - Art, Modern - 1803 - 510 pages
...the first Englishman who added the praise of the elegant arts to the other glories of his country. In taste, in grace, in facility, in happy invention,...colouring, he was equal to the great masters of the most renowned, ages. In Portrait he went beyond them, for he communicated to that description of the...
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