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picture gallery

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Definition of picture gallery in English:

noun

A place containing an exhibition or collection of paintings or pictures.
Example sentences
  • By concentrating on high-quality acquisitions for the picture gallery, the engravings collection, and the library, he furthered those arts which were to develop most markedly in the bourgeois age.
  • He fostered many of the hospital foundlings and donated numerous paintings to the hospital's collection, establishing a permanent picture gallery.
  • Barry's scheme included a magnificent picture gallery to house the finest of his paintings.

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