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It is said that Apelles, being at a loss to delineate the foam of Alexander’s horse, dashed his brush at the picture in despair, and did by accident what he could not accomplish by art.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Pagan Works of Art
Page
Page (Mr. and Mrs.)
Pagoda
Paint
Paint the Lion (To)
Painter
Painter of the Graces
Painter of Nature
Painters and Artists
Painting
Pair Off
Paishdadian Dynasty
Paix
Pal (A)
Palaee
Paladin
Palæmon
Palais des Thermes
Palamedēs of Lombardy
Palamon and Arcite