Esquisse

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Esquisse (Fine Arts) The first sketch of a picture or model of a statue.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. See Sketch

Usage

In literature:

Chapelles, Grillon des, Esquisses Biographiques.
"The Life of Cesare Borgia" by Raphael Sabatini
PITOT, ALBERT, Esquisses historiques de l'Ile de France, 1715 to 1810, Port Louis, Mauritius, 1899.
"The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders" by Ernest Scott
Associated Words: sculpture, statuary, sculptor, statuesque, figurine, esquisse.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
Esquisse topographique de Constantinople.
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
Le renouveau: esquisse du movement musical a Paris depuis 1870.
"Romain Rolland" by Stefan Zweig
I think that I like best his "Esquisses de Travailleurs".
"A Wanderer in Paris" by E. V. Lucas
Esquisse militaire statistique et strategique.
"Select List of Books ... Relating to the Far East" by Appleton Prentiss Clark Griffin
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In science:

Laurent Coppey and Christian Lair, Leçons de théorie des esquisses, Université Paris VII, (1985).
Algebraic Definition of weak ($\infty$; n)-Categories
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