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Ingres

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noun
  1. Jean Au·guste Do·mi·nique [zhahn oh-gyst daw-mee-neek] /ʒɑ̃ oʊˈgüst dɔ miˈnik/, 1780–1867, French painter.
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  • Ingres' persistence looked like folly, even madness in his eyes.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • And, while we are about it, you know that old Ingres turns me sick with his glairy painting.

    His Masterpiece

    Emile Zola

  • Ingres was so impressed by the beauty of this work that he is said to have burst into tears before it.

    Ingres

    A. J. Finberg

  • Ingres suffered from these criticisms to a quite unreasonable extent.

    Ingres

    A. J. Finberg

  • But if Ingres doubted of human justice, he never doubted about his art.

    Ingres

    A. J. Finberg


British Dictionary definitions for ingres

Ingres

noun
  1. Jean Auguste Dominique (ʒɑ̃ oɡyst dɔminik). 1780–1867, French classical painter, noted for his draughtsmanship
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