1 When her tableau was over, she could not help seeking Rhett's eyes to see if he had appreciated the pretty picture she made.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XII
2 No other tableau had been received with that precise note of approval: it had obviously been called forth by herself, and not by the picture she impersonated.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 12
3 The tableau all waned at last with the pallidness aloft; and once more the Pequod and every soul on her decks were wrapped in a pall.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 119. The Candles.
4 At sight of this tableau, many of the men in blue sprang from behind their covers and made an ungainly dance of joy.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen CraneGet Context In Chapter 20
5 The cart must be tastefully ornamented; and if you and I dress ourselves as Neapolitan reapers, we may get up a striking tableau, after the manner of that splendid picture by Leopold Robert.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 34. The Colosseum.
6 Then they both stopped rowing, and unconsciously added a pretty little tableau of human love and happiness to the dissolving views reflected in the lake.
Little Women By Louisa May AlcottGet Context In CHAPTER FORTY-ONE
7 The tableau vivant remained set among the squashed bluebells, nobody proffering a word.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H LawrenceGet Context In Chapter 13
8 She felt sure that the tableau was interesting.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar WildeGet Context In CHAPTER 5