The meaning of Portrait in dream | Dream interpretation
A dream forecasting long life to the person represented, especially if the portrait be painted on wood.
To receive or to give one away, treason (Gypsy).
Painting of self as one sees self; if do not recognize portrait, is an aspect of self not yet known on the conscious level.
To give or receive a portrait in your dream is a warning of deceptive flattery around you; if your dream concerned having your portrait painted, or made by photography, it portends disenchantment in love; a dream of seeing someone else sitting for a portrait signifies a rise in status.
See also Artist, Oil Painting, Ancestors, Pic- tures, Colors, etc.
Seeing a portrait of yourself reflects the visible world in reality. A self- portrait allows you to illuminate your true personality or what you desire to be. In general, this type of dream shows a lack of communication with one’s interior.
If you create a positive image of yourself, it means that you are satisfied with how you are.
If the opposite is shown, the dream evidences that you are afraid to discover something hidden in yourself. Lastly, dreaming of making a portrait of someone else manifests feelings toward that person.
To dream of gazing upon the portrait of some beautiful person, denotes that, while you enjoy pleasure, you can but feel the disquieting and treacherousness of such joys. Your general affairs will suffer loss after dreaming of portraits. See Pictures, Photographs, and Paintings.
Dreams of a portrait represent a desire to glorify one’s -image. This dream denotes your ability to see a person as their highest and best self. See Photograph and Painting.
2. A measure of success regarding love life, intimate relationships.
3. Use caution, ﬂattery may be deceiving.
A warning of danger regarding the person whose Portrait or Photo is envisioned, especially if it is faded or injured.
You are getting a clearer picture about yourself or somebody else. Calls for creative vision and actions instead of logic alone. Portraits almost always show characteristics of the dreamer. Every picture is a self- portrait and a reflection of one’s personal or broad and universal attitudes. See Picture.
A permanent memory of substance