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There is no gradation in his giving, and none in his fall; no artistic crescendo.

Humility, like the artistic, acceptance of all experiences, is merely a mode of manifestation.

It is, if I can fully attain to it, the ultimate realisation of the artistic life.

But the sympathy of the artistic temperament is necessarily with what has found expression.

She will agree that I know when colors are right and a thing is artistic.

Strange to say, the artistic possibilities of my visit faded out of my mind.

It is especially an artistic Alsace that M. Hallays reveals to us.

Of their defects from an artistic point of view it is not necessary to speak.

They are still partly on a marriage, and partly on an artistic, tour.'

This caused quite a sensation in the artistic world and in theatrical circles.

WORD ORIGIN

1753, from French artistique, from artiste (see artist). Native artist-like was recorded from 1711; artistly from 1754; artistical from 1801. Related: Artistically.

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