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Klagsbrun is known for paintings that flowingly interpret classical myths in which women transfigure into trees or flowers.

Mostly grouped in sets of two or three, the selected works illustrate how a photograph, painting or drawing can transfigure into a print, or how different versions of the same image can conjure disparate moods.

So neither polling nor political theory can transfigure the human heart or orient our minds toward the brotherhood of man?

An aureole of something more than human, of something entirely spiritual, seemed to transfigure her loveliness.

Let her transfigure the hour of disaster into the hour of deeper consecration.

Thus I will transfigure into my own character every man in the world, who is of the truth, and therefore will hear my voice.

These are motives of incalculable strength, and they transfigure a man and raise him above his surroundings and even himself.

Their aim was to conventionalise Nature rather than to transfigure her, and truth was more to them than beauty.


On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to transfigure, such as: alter, apply, appropriate, commute, download, and interchange.

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