"The painter paints seers and altars in a picture."

Translation:Pictor vates et aras in pictura pingit.

May 16, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bio2020

Why not picturam?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/THE-Jobbeh

I think because of the ablative case


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GScottOliver

I wonder, too. He isn't painting these things that are already there, he's putting them into the picture, so shouldn't we use accusative case?

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