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or Ruysdael

[rois-dahl, -deyl, rahyz-, rahys-; Dutch rœis-dahl] /ˈrɔɪs dɑl, -deɪl, ˈraɪz-, ˈraɪs-; Dutch ˈrœɪs dɑl/
Jacob van
[yah-kawp vahn] /ˌyɑ kɔp vɑn/ (Show IPA),
1628?–82, Dutch painter.
his uncle, Salomon van
[sah-law-mawn vahn] /ˈsɑ lɔˌmɔn vɑn/ (Show IPA),
1601?–70, Dutch painter. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Examples from the Web for Ruisdael
Historical Examples
  • I do not give any reproductions of Ruisdael because his work loses so much in the process.

    A Wanderer in Holland E. V. Lucas
  • Unlike the moment of Rembrandt and Ruisdael, which is fixed for all eternity, with Vermeer the moment vibrates in the light.

  • He is now regarded second to none but Ruisdael and his works are worth their weight in gold.

  • Though not always the most charming, Ruisdael is certainly the greatest and the most profound of the Dutch landscape painters.

    Six Centuries of Painting Randall Davies
British Dictionary definitions for Ruisdael


/ˈriːzdɑːl; -deɪl; ˈraɪz-; Dutch ˈrœizdaːl/
Jacob van (ˈjaːkɔp van). ?1628–82, Dutch landscape painter
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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