Mary paid $20,000 for that abstract oil painting.
John bought the Picasso painting as an investment.
A painting of their grandfather as a young man hangs in the library.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
Commentary: PAINTING[+entity][+abstract][+information][+principles][+composition][+with_paint] [+activity][+extended][+practice][+technique][+artistic][+using_paint]
He studied painting in Paris.
This style of painting is much earlier than what came to be known as Impressionism.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
The painting of the dining room took two weeks to finish.
Don't start the painting until you have sanded and cleaned the wall to a smooth surface.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
He did painting for a living, mostly home exteriors.
Painting often requires putting long hours in outdoors and getting up on ladders.