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His technique was faulty, his colors daring, perhaps—but his triumph was for that the greater.

I used to stand before it for hours, studying the technique.

With me it is the technique that is to seek; with you the ideas!

And the colour of the hair, and the technique, the flow of the whole composition.

You're the creediest kids I ever saw, your religion is style, technique and form.

The technique used here was very crude but mildly interesting.

First of all I was taken aback by what seemed to me the clumsiness of his technique.

Their technique impressed him, but I fancy that he thought their attitude commonplace.

The technique and methods of this art were placed at the service of the new religion.

The painter trained in the school of Hellenistic technique drew with the brush.

WORD ORIGIN

1817, from French technique "formal practical details in artistic expression," noun use of adj. technique "of art, technical," from Greek tekhnikos (see techno-).

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