Translation of portrait in Spanish:
- [Art/Arte] [Photography/Fotografía] retrato (masculine) (pen) portrait [Literat] retrato (masculine) to paint sb's portrait pintar or retratar a algn (before noun/delante del nombre) portrait gallery [Art/Arte] galería (feminine) de retratos, galería (feminine) iconográfica portrait painter retratista (masculine and feminine)Example sentences
- His exploits were commemorated in a series of paintings, portraits and engravings.
- He made his reputation as a painter of small-scale portraits and genre scenes of contemporary city life.
- It is in these interior scenes and portraits that art historians have most often claimed to detect the use of the camera.
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