Main Subject

Some articles on main subject, subject:

Appeal (motion) - Explanation and Use
... to whether and when laying an appeal on the table takes the main subject with it, with Mason's Manual stating that the main subject does not go to the table with it Demeter stating that the main subject goes to ...
Staffage
... the human and animal figures depicted in a scene, especially a landscape, that are not the primary subject matter of the work ... even when they are, at least ostensibly, the main subject, and as a descriptive term for figures to whom no specific identity or story is attached, included merely for compositional ... work they provide depth to the painting and reinforce the main subject, as well as giving a clear scale to the rest of the composition ...

Famous quotes containing the words subject and/or main:

    There is a social respect necessary in company: you may start your own subject of conversation with modesty, taking care, however, de ne jamais parler de cordes dans la maison d’un pendu.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)

    The main reason why men and women make different aesthetic judgments is the fact that the latter, generally incapable of abstraction, only admire what meets their complete approval.
    Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)