hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
Aeschylus, Agamemnon (ed. Robert Browning) 2 0 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 2 results in 1 document section:

Aeschylus, Agamemnon (ed. Robert Browning), line 0 (search)
musical go/non i)dw\n ka/lliston a)ndrw=n (Pyth. 4.123)." Now, undoubtedly, "Seeing her son the fairest of men" has more sense than sound to boast of: but then, would not an Italian roll us out "Rimirando il figliuolo bellissimo degli uomini!" whereat Pindar, no less than Professor Jebb and Mr. Browning, triakth=ros oi)/xetai tuxw/n (Ag. 171). It is recorded in the annals of ArtLettres à un jeune Prince, traduites du Suédois. that there was once upon a time, practising so far north as Stockholm, a painter and picture-cleaner -- sire of a less unhappy son -- Old Muytens: and the annalist, Baron de Tessé, has not concealed his profound dissatisfaction at Old Muytens' conceit "to have himself had something to do with the work of whatever master of eminence might pass through his hands." Whence it was,--the Baron goes on to deplore,--that much detriment was done to that excellent piece "The Recognition of Achilles," by Rubens, through the perversity of Old Muytens, "who must needs t