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lienzo (de la Mona Lisa)

English translation: lienzo = canvas

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11:02 Dec 7, 1999
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Spanish term or phrase: lienzo (de la Mona Lisa)
(De la Mona Lisa) El mundo entero se pregunta porque esa primogénita de la complacencia sonríe.
Mira afuera desde su lienzo, recogida en un marco chiquito, como una isla.

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Ed Colaianni
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English translation:lienzo = canvas
Explanation:
El mundo entero se pregunta porque esa primogénita de la complacencia sonríe. Mira afuera desde su lienzo, recogida en un marco chiquito, como una isla.

The world asks why the first-born daughter of complacency smiles. She looks out from her canvas, surrounded by a small frame like an island.

Barbara
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napaintingMiguel Acevedo
naTranslation SP-ENElena Iglio Woontner
nalienzo = canvas
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lienzo = canvas


Explanation:
El mundo entero se pregunta porque esa primogénita de la complacencia sonríe. Mira afuera desde su lienzo, recogida en un marco chiquito, como una isla.

The world asks why the first-born daughter of complacency smiles. She looks out from her canvas, surrounded by a small frame like an island.

Barbara

Barbara Thomas
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And very quick!

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12 mins
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Explanation:
This phrase translates as:
The whole world wonders why this firstborn of complacency smiles.

She peers out of her canvas, confined into a small frame like an island.

Elena Iglio Woontner
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2 days12 hrs
painting


Explanation:
(De la Mona Lisa) El mundo entero se pregunta porque esa primogenita de la complacencia sonrie. Mira afuera desde su lienzo, recogida en un marco chiquito, como una isla.
(About the Mona Lisa) Everyone asks themselves why complacency's first lady smiles. She looks out from her painting, secluded in a small frame, like an island.

Miguel Acevedo
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