Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024

Search: ARTIST

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
541Long (1918) DRAW~AGENTARTISTARTIST: Sign for "draw;" using the hand as a rest and the little finger as a brush, make motion of drawing, then add "-er." Or, (2) Using both little fingers as brushes, holding them opposite, make motion (in the air) of drawing, adding "-er."65hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=541&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
478Gallaudet (1910) ARTISTN/ANEAR(rep) THAT(1h) H-E-A-T-H-E-R, LAND PLACE(-to-rt) WITH G-O-R-S-E YELLOW BEAUTIFUL VERY ALL-OVER(2h,l-hand_static,rc) AND(l-hand) FROM-THEN-ON(-to-rt) B-R-A-K-E-N RED(l-hand) BLACK(l-hand) COLOR GROW(rep3x,small_arc_at_rt) AND DURING INDEFINITE LOOK-AT(1h+arc-to-rt) SEEM(2h) SAME ONE BEAUTIFUL ARTIST(rep5x,lt) cl-d-trace:11(picture-frame,lt) IN C-O-L-O-R 42hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=478