Titianesque
adjective see Titian

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • titianesque — [tisjanɛsk] adj. ÉTYM. V. 1830, Sand, Balzac, in P. Larousse, 1874; du Titien, peintre italien, 1490 1576. ❖ ♦ Relatif à l art du Titien, qui rappelle la manière du Titien. 0 (…) l harmonie titianesque, une technique personnelle, où le pointillé… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • titianesque — |tishə|nesk adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Titian died 1576 Italian painter + English esque : after the manner of or suggesting the style of the Venetian painter Titian noted for his breadth of treatment, realism, and rich but… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Titianesque — See Titian. * * * …   Universalium

  • titianesque — ti·tian·esque …   English syllables

  • Titian — Titianesque, adj. /tish euhn/, n. 1. (Tiziano Vecellio) c1477 1576, Italian painter. 2. (l.c.) a reddish brown or golden brown color: hair of titian. adj. 3. (l.c.) having titian color: titian hair. * * * orig. Tiziano Vecellio born 1488/90,… …   Universalium

  • VAN DYCK (A.) — Enfant prodige et prince charmant de la peinture, Van Dyck surprend, et tout à la fois ravit et agace par l’aisance de sa démarche, par la souplesse de ses facultés d’adaptation, par l’agréable variété de ses successives manières de peindre.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Titian — biographical name circa 1488 1576 Tiziano Vecellio Italian painter • Titianesque adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bordone, Paris — ▪ Italian painter in full  Paris Paschalinus Bordone , Bordone also spelled  Bordon  born 1500, Treviso, Republic of Venice [Italy] died Jan. 19, 1571, Venice       Renaissance Venetian painter of religious, mythological, and anecdotal subjects.… …   Universalium

  • Rembrandt van Rijn — ▪ Dutch artist Introduction in full  Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn  Rembrandt originally spelled  Rembrant  born July 15, 1606, Leiden, Netherlands died October 4, 1669, Amsterdam  Dutch painter and printmaker, one of the greatest storytellers… …   Universalium

  • Rubens, Peter Paul — (1577 1640)    Peter Paul Rubens was born in Seigen where his father was exiled. When Rubens was a year old, the exile was lifted and the family went to Cologne. Rubens father died in 1589, and his mother, Maria Pijpelinckx, moved with her… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

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