Samaras rarely got an outright “no” from a sitter, but some people kept postponing their appearances.
The recession means wives are under pressure from their husbands who tell them a sitter is now a luxury they can't afford.
He wanted to design a seat that allowed its sitter to perch and pivot while chatting on the phone.
Never before had I contended with any sitter half as restless as that wonderful old lady.
But they are not allowed to dispose of the portraits of others, without the sitter's permission.
He has a sitter at three—a lady of the highest society, who wishes her visits to remain unsuspected.
But the first syllable of the sitter's name has been its only constant.
Whoever the sitter may have been, the painting is an amazing example of dexterity of hand and acute observation.
Endeavour to look at the subject or sitter from which you are painting, as if it was a picture.
Light may be conveniently admitted from above: air requires to be admitted on the level of the sitter.
A person who baby-sits, house-sits, etc (1945+)