Raphaelite
Raphaelite Raph"a*el*ite (r[a^]f"[.a]*[e^]l*[imac]t), n. One who advocates or adopts the principles of Raphaelism. [1913 Webster]

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  • Raphaelite — n. person who supports the doctrine of Raphaelism, one who adopts the principles of Raphaelism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • raphaelite — raph·a·el·ite …   English syllables

  • raphaelite — I. ˌlīt noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Raphael + English ite : one who advocates or adopts Raphaelism II. noun ( s …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood — The Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood (also known as the Pre Raphaelites) was a group of English painters, poets, and critics, founded in 1848 by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Michael Rossetti, James Collinson, John Everett Millais, Frederic George… …   Wikipedia

  • Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood — ➡ Pre Raphaelite * * *       group of young British painters who banded together in 1848 in reaction against what they conceived to be the unimaginative and artificial historical painting of the Royal Academy and who purportedly sought to express …   Universalium

  • Pre-Raphaelite — Préraphaélisme Cet article fait partie de la série Peinture Liste des peintres Portail de la Peinture Le préraphaélisme est un mouvement artistique né au Royaume Uni au milieu du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pré-raphaélite — Préraphaélisme Cet article fait partie de la série Peinture Liste des peintres Portail de la Peinture Le préraphaélisme est un mouvement artistique né au Royaume Uni au milieu du …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pre-Raphaelite — [[t]pri͟ː ræ̱fəlaɪt[/t]] Pre Raphaelites 1) N COUNT The Pre Raphaelites were a group of British painters in the nineteenth century who painted mainly scenes from medieval history and old stories. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Pre Raphaelite art was created by… …   English dictionary

  • List of Pre-Raphaelite paintings — This is a list of paintings produced by members of the Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood and other artists associated with the Pre Raphaelite style. The term Pre Raphaelite is used here in a loose and inclusive fashion. ophie Gengembre Anderson* The… …   Wikipedia

  • pre-Raphaelite — UK [ˌpriːˈræfəˌlaɪt] / US [ˌprɪˈræfəˌlaɪt] adjective art typical of a style of art popular in late 19th century England that used a lot of detail and bright colours and showed a very romanticized view of life Derived word: pre Raphaelite UK / US… …   English dictionary

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