Usage examples for Peale

  1. Both Peale and Trumbull fought in the Revolution. – The Nation in a Nutshell by George Makepeace Towle
  2. Baltimore has a handsome museum, superintended by one of the Peale family, well known for their devotion to natural science, and to works of art. – Domestic Manners of the Americans by Fanny Trollope
  3. There were easy chairs with restful arms within reach of tables holding lamps, ash receivers and the like; and rows and rows of books on open shelves edged with leather; not to mention engravings of distinguished men and old portraits in heavy gilt frames: one of his grandfather who fought in the Revolution, and another of his mother- this last by Rembrandt Peale a dear old lady with the face of a saint framed in a head of gray hair, the whole surmounted by a cluster of silvery curls. – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  4. We have come to demand something more than mechanical skill, and that " something more," which makes the artist and divides him from the artisan, is exactly what Rembrandt Peale did not possess. – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson
  5. Peale who was called the soldier- artist, was once visiting Washington at Mount Vernon. – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  6. As the expedition did not penetrate to the interior of the continents in tropical regions, the collections of birds and mammals, which fell to the charge of Mr. Peale are less considerable. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  7. On the 7th of May, John Lincoln, the broker, who had incited Canon Peale to preach against the foreigners, was led forth with several others of the real promoters of the riot to the centre of Cheapside, where Lincoln was put death, but orders were brought to respite the rest; and, at the same time, all the armed men were withdrawn, the City began to breathe, and the women who had been kept within doors to go abroad again. – The Armourer's Prentices by Charlotte Mary Yonge
  8. Peale remained in London for four years, returning to America in time to join Washington as a captain of volunteers, and to take part in the battles of Trenton and Germantown. – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson
  9. The son of the former, fearing the tolling might be thought to be for the beggar instead of his father, hired a trumpeter to stand " all the ringing- while" in the belfry and proclaim between every peal, " Sirres, this next peale is not for R., but for Maister N.," his father. – Old Church Lore by William Andrews
  10. His chief competitor now was Peale who was running Peale's Museum, and proudly proclaiming it to be a more scientific institution than Barnum's. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  11. I would that Mr. Peale had painted her in her girlhood as a type of our Maryland lady of quality. – Richard Carvel, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  12. P. S. Present me affectionately to Mr. Ogilvie, and in doing the same to Mr. Peale tell him I am writing with his polygraph, and shall send him mine the first moment I have leisure enough to pack it. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  13. The competition between them proved disastrous to Peale who failed and was sold out by the sheriff. – The-Life-of-Phineas-T-Barnum by Benton, Joel
  14. Over the wide, white fireplace was a portrait of herself by the elder Peale but I prefer the one now in my library. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  15. He was said to have been a grandson of the famous painter, Rembrandt Peale – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  16. I am told it contains a Stuart and a Peale and they should not be hidden from those who can appreciate them. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  17. Before you came, she tackled me on Art, and, when I confessed to only the commercial side, and an intention to sell the Stuart and Peale which, it seems, are at Clarendon, the pitying contempt was almost too much for me. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott