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lienzo (de la Mona Lisa)

English translation: lienzo = canvas (painting)

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11:12 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.

I need a translation of both sentences!
Ed Colaianni
Local time: 12:12
English translation:lienzo = canvas (painting)
Explanation:
lienzo is a prepared canvas for a painting that has already been stretched over a frame, as opposed to "tela" (olio sobre tela/oil on canvas) which just means that it has been painted on canvas fabric.
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Matilde Vargas
United States
Local time: 05:12
Grading comment
Sorry I took so long, got busy and then forgot
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
napainting
Ivan Costa Pinto
nalienzo = canvas, painting
Teresita Garcia Ruy Sanchez
nalienzo = canvas (painting)Matilde Vargas


  

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10 mins
lienzo = canvas (painting)


Explanation:
lienzo is a prepared canvas for a painting that has already been stretched over a frame, as opposed to "tela" (olio sobre tela/oil on canvas) which just means that it has been painted on canvas fabric.


Matilde Vargas
United States
Local time: 05:12
PRO pts in pair: 2
Grading comment
Sorry I took so long, got busy and then forgot
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18 mins
lienzo = canvas, painting


Explanation:
The whole world wonders why that first born of pleasure smiles. She looks out from her canvas, contained in a small frame, like an island.

Teresita Garcia Ruy Sanchez
Mexico
Local time: 03:12
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 300
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35 mins
painting


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. I need a translation of both sentences!

The whole world asks why this pondering's eldest daughter smiles. She looks from her painting, withdrawn inside a small frame, like an island.

Ivan Costa Pinto
United States
Local time: 05:12
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 34
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