Origin of allegorical
Examples from the Web for allegorical
It was around this time that the allegorical artistic genre of the Danse Macabre, or “Dance of the Death,” became popular.Ebola Rages in West Africa, Reigniting Humanity’s Oldest Fear: The Plague|Scott Bixby|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That the allegorical nature of Red Moon speaks to so many issues may be what contributes to an ending where things fall apart.The Werewolf Novel as Post-9/11 Political Allegory?|Roxane Gay|May 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In an allegorical movie about going to “the zone” to get to “the room” where all your wishes come true.Geoff Dyer Takes on Andrei Tarkovsky’s Film ‘Stalker’ in ‘Zona’|Chris Wallace|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Her sensuous, penetrating paintings present an allegorical realm, where beauty is eternal and dreams come true.
There was about it an undulating and aerial grace, such as one might dream of for some mythic and allegorical being.Uncle Tom's Cabin|Harriet Beecher Stowe
Upon the outside of the arch are groups of splendidly executed statuary, representing scenes of conquest and allegorical figures.Odd Bits of Travel with Brush and Camera|Charles M. Taylor, Jr.
The allegorical character of the parable, with its elaborate interpretation in vss.Sources of the Synoptic Gospels|Carl S. Patton
It might be compared to an allegorical engraving by some artist of the sixteenth century—Robeta or the Master of the Caduceus.Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature|John Addington Symonds
Three allegorical stories illustrating Tolstoy's theories of non-resistance, and the essential unity of all forms of life.The Transfiguration of Miss Philura|Florence Morse Kingsley