Examples of allegorical
It's a very allegorical description.
In an essay similarly devoted to allegorical procedures in contemporary art, Buchloh discusses 6 women artists.
When you kill somebody in the movies, it matters, whereas in literature it can be allegorical.
A woman finds herself inexplicably cut off from civilization in Julian Roman Pölser's absorbing allegorical tale.
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Rembrandt’s allegorical painting depicting hearing, one of four of his works now on view at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England.
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Whichever allegorical tale you subscribe to, the release today of OpenStack's latest version, dubbed Havana, is a significant milestone for the initiative.
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The unknown works found in a Munich flat include a self-portrait of Otto Dix (pictured), a portrait of a woman by Matisse and an allegorical work by Chagall.
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Ghitani, whose work was frequently published in English translations, was most famous for “Zayni Barakat” (1974), a scorching allegorical critique of totalitarianism.
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Like Dances with Wolves before it it is an American fable that uses First Nations characters to support its allegorical intent, and one that never escapes the colonial gaze of the western genre.
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Paulo Coelho's mega-selling novels and memoirs - allegorical, abounding in aphorisms and supplemented by a prolific social-media output - have made him a revered figure for millions of modern-day seekers.
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Fred Stonehouse's amusing, sometimes haunting paintings adopt many of the conventions of portraiture - head-and-shoulder framing, three-quarter view - but the subjects assume a kind of allegorical stature, tarot card-like, representing a mythic persona, fantastic condition or daunting syndrome.
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