Preraphaelitism
Preraphaelism Pre*raph"a*el*ism, Preraphaelitism Pre*raph"a*el*i`tism, n. (Fine Arts) The doctrine or practice of a school of modern painters who profess to be followers of the painters before Raphael. Its adherents advocate careful study from nature, delicacy and minuteness of workmanship, and an exalted and delicate conception of the subject. [1913 Webster]

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  • Preraphaelism — Pre*raph a*el*ism, Preraphaelitism Pre*raph a*el*i tism, n. (Fine Arts) The doctrine or practice of a school of modern painters who profess to be followers of the painters before Raphael. Its adherents advocate careful study from nature, delicacy …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Preraphaelite — Pre*raph a*el*ite, a. Of or pertaining to the style called preraphaelitism; as, a preraphaelite figure; a preraphaelite landscape. Ruskin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rossetti, William Michael — ▪ English art critic born September 25, 1829, London, England died February 5, 1919, London  English art critic, literary editor, and man of letters, brother of Dante Gabriel (Rossetti, Dante Gabriel) and Christina Rossetti (Rossetti, Christina) …   Universalium

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