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Portative Organ

 

a small portable organ. The portative organ was widespread in the 15th century.

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The organetto, or the portative organ, is the painting's device to indicate mixed song.
Bien que le pret temporaire d'une chapelle portative puisse servir quelque temps, certains seigneurs optent ensuite pour l'achat d'objets necessaires au culte.
tournant comme une helice avec cinquante kilos de materiel de prises de vue sous le bras ou sur le dos, entre archives municipales, musees, grands ou petits, collections particulieres, cabinets d'estampes ou libraires anciens" (Petite Morale portative, 46).
They will play the large Hochhalter organ and the Petty portative organ.
5) BAS MARTIN, Nicolas: "La Bibliotheque portative du voyageur: sobre libros de viajes en la estancia parisina de Cavanilles", en SOLAR PASCUAL, Emilio y BAS MARTIN, Nicolas (coords.
We see and hear reconstructions of the earliest portative organs, travel across Europe and the United States to find the oldest largest, and strangest organs, explore the world of harmoniums, Wurlitzers, and Hammond organs, and conclude with the question of whether the organ will be superseded by its electronic equivalents.
Anyway, it can be used together with the analytical data in mechanical testing, in order to reveal the portative loading capacity.
Nouvelle encyclopedie portative ou Tableau general des connoissances humaine.
L'impact de la camera portative se fait sentir avec des emissions comme America's Funniest Videos (a l'origine, un concept japonais) ou When Animals Attack (au depart, un concept britannique).
An accordion plays like a portative organ continuo, hocket-ing wind instruments evoke period vocalisations, and contrasts of effect bring continual surprises.
Queneau's use of scientific language in Petite cosmogonie portative anthropomorphized science and inspired Calvino to consider science as the field to restore the relationship between human beings and cosmos.
Figure with portative organ (after Morris): design for a the panel, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, no.