In this video recommendation, Behar talks about the acclaimed film Séraphine, the story of the painter Séraphine de Senlis.
The Russian painter Ilya Kabakov has benefited from his reputation as a hushed dissident.
According to some rumors, Goya was once on staff before his fame as a Spanish painter.
Like Yves Klein the painter—you take blue and you make a perfect study.
The English painter and MacArthur ‘genius’ has created some of the most arresting landscapes in modern art.
The manner of a painter is in nothing so distinguished as in his touch.
The young artist had now achieved an enviable reputation as a painter.
He was at once hailed as a deliverer, and made, as it were, painter to the Revolution.
The object of the painter's design seems to have been the glorification of Music.
Perhaps hardly any other painter has so much kissing in his pictures.
"artist who paints pictures," early 14c., from Old French peintor, from Latin pictor "a painter," from pingere (see paint (v.)). Sense of "workman who colors surfaces with paint" is from c.1400. As a surname, Painter is attested from mid-13c. but it is difficult to say which sense is meant. Related: Painterly.
mid-14c., "rope or chain that holds an anchor to a ship's side," from Old French peintor, ultimately from Latin pendere "to weigh" (see pendant).