Definición de article or object of virtu en inglés:

article (or object) of virtu

  • An article that is interesting because of its antiquity, beauty, quality of workmanship, etc..
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Here he assembled a large but indifferent collection of objects of virtu, prints, and curiosities, several of which were purchased in Italy by Mann, which attracted fashionable attention.
    • These may be divided into three sometimes overlapping categories: relics, souvenirs, and objects of (sometimes easy) virtu.
    • The paintings hung in a small cabinet in which were also located a number of antiquities and objets de vertu, in a heterogeneous arrangement like that of a wonder collection.
Ver entrada madre: virtu

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día maelstrom
Pronunciación: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea