The last assembly-plant was far from least in picturesqueness.
It was roomy, cool, and comfortable, with a picturesqueness all its own.
In individuality and picturesqueness of narrative, these two works surpass all the historical writings of the Carolingian time.
The picturesqueness of this scene has been remarked by many writers.
A Roman procession by night was not wanting in brilliancy and picturesqueness.
The ill-temper had lost its picturesqueness, and become worse than grotesque.
From this overruling utilitarian spirit sprang the element of picturesqueness, which we look for in vain in modern Gothic.
In the towns civilization has robbed the wedding of its picturesqueness.
In Italy, too, they throw in porcupines and ferrets for picturesqueness.
Always it has been the picturesqueness of tyranny that has kept it up.
1703, on pattern of French pittoresque, a loan-word from Italian pittoresco, literally "pictorial" (1660s), from pittore "painter," from Latin pictorem (nominative pictor); see painter (n.1). As a noun from 1749. Related: Picturesquely; picturesqueness.