Pictorial

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Pictorial Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • a periodical (magazine or newspaper) containing many pictures
  • evoking lifelike images within the mind; "pictorial poetry and prose"; "graphic accounts of battle"; "a lifelike portrait"; "a vivid description"
  • pertaining to or consisting of pictures; "pictorial perspective"; "pictorial records"

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  • a periodical (magazine or newspaper) containing many pictures

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pictorial'


  • Pictorial Review: The Pictorial Review was a magazine based in New York and first published in September 1899. The magazine was originally designed to showcase dress patterns
  • The Play Pictorial: Play Pictorial was an English theatrical magazine which was published in London between 1902 and 1939. It concentrated on providing a pictorial record
  • Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion: Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion was a 19th-century illustrated periodical published in Boston, Massachusetts. The magazine was founded by Frederick
  • Pictorial carpet: A pictorial carpet, picture carpet, tableau rug, carpet tableau or rug tableau (Persian: تابلو فرش) is an ornamental rug specially prepared for hanging
  • Pictorial maps: Pictorial maps (also known as illustrated maps, panoramic maps, perspective maps, bird’s-eye view maps, and geopictorial maps) depict a given territory
  • China Pictorial: The China Pictorial, known in Chinese as Renmin Huabao (simplified Chinese: 人民画报; traditional Chinese: 人民畫報; literally: "People's Pictorial") is a Chinese
  • Congressional Pictorial Directory: Island, HELIN catalog entry for Congressional Pictorial Directory, retrieved 2008-02-28 Congressional Pictorial Directory, accessed 2008-02-27 Joint Committee
  • Pictorialism: Pictorialism is the name given to an international style and aesthetic movement that dominated photography during the later 19th and early 20th centuries
  • Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells: A Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells is a series of seven books by A. Wainwright, detailing the fells (the local word for hills and mountains) of the
  • Air Pictorial: Air Pictorial was a British aviation magazine covering defence aerospace and civil aviation topics. By 2002, when the magazine was assimilated into Aviation

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* The beautiful, which is perhaps inseparable from art, is not after all tied to the subject, but to the pictorial representation. In this way and in no other does art overcome the ugly without avoiding it. - Paul Klee


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