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  • illusionistic —  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷zhə|nistik adjective : of, relating to, or marked by illusionism illusionistic devices have been abundant in sculpture P.A.Sorokin * * * illusionisˈtic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑illusion …   Useful english dictionary

  • illusionistic — See illusionism. * * * …   Universalium

  • illusionistic — adjective Tending to create an illusion …   Wiktionary

  • illusionistic — il·lu·sion·is·tic …   English syllables

  • Illusionistic tradition — is a style of theater created in Italy during the Renaissance. Its focus was primarily centered on grandiose spectacle in theatrical performance. Stages made use of Italianate scenery, including Proscenium Arches, perspective, border flats, and a …   Wikipedia

  • Illusionistic ceiling painting — The illustionistic perspective of Andrea Pozzo s trompe l oeil dome at Sant Ignazio (1685) creates an illusion of an actual architectural space on what is, in actuality, a slightly concave painted surface. Illusionistic ceiling painting, which… …   Wikipedia

  • illusionism — illusionistic, adj. /i looh zheuh niz euhm/, n. 1. a technique of using pictorial methods in order to deceive the eye. Cf. trompe l oeil. 2. Philos. a theory or doctrine that the material world is an illusion. [1835 45; ILLUSION + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • Andrea Pozzo — Infobox Artist name = Andrea Pozzo imagesize = 150px birthname = Andrea Pozzo birthdate = November 30, 1642 location = Trento, Italy deathdate = August 31, 1709 deathplace = Vienna, Austria nationality = Italy field = architecture, painting,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Tommaso Laureti — Tommaso Laureti, often called Tommaso Laureti Siciliano (c. 1530 22 September 1602), [G. Baglione, it. Le vite dei pittore (Rome) 1642:] was a Italian painter from Sicily who trained in the atelier of the aged Sebastiano del Piombo and worked in… …   Wikipedia

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