[buh-lee-nee; Italian bel-lee-nee]
- Gen·ti·le [jen-tee-le] /dʒɛnˈti lɛ/1427?–1507, Venetian painter (son of Jacopo): teacher of Giorgione and Titian.
- Gio·van·ni [jaw-vahn-nee] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni/1430?–1516, Venetian painter (son of Jacopo).
- Ja·co·po [jah-kaw-paw] /ˈdʒɑ kɔ pɔ/1400?–70, Venetian painter.
- Vin·cen·zo [veen-chen-dzaw] /vinˈtʃɛn dzɔ/1801?–35, Italian composer of opera.
- (lowercase) a cocktail made with sparkling wine and peach purée.
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Examples from the Web for bellini
Raymond Guidot, the French design expert, says that Bellini came to Olivetti as "the champion of utter rationalism."The "Enterprise" of Adding Machines
July 19, 2012
Botanists can recognize almost all the plants depicted by Bellini, however obscure.Giovanni Bellini’s St. Francis Painting Deconstructed
July 3, 2011
It would make a gorgeous Bellini, but at $20, this is a Prosecco that deserves to stand by itself.Beyond Champagne
December 29, 2010
The modern day lens on Venice, though, is the Bellini fuelled art world circus that is the Biennale.Geoff in Jaipur
January 23, 2010
Bellini by Nigella Lawson The Food Network star shares her sweet secret to the perfect party cocktail.What to Eat: New Year's Cocktail Party
December 29, 2009
Albrecht frankly admired and made much of all Bellini's works.
Then says Bellini: "I want you to make me a present of one of the brushes with which you draw hairs."
The Princess Bellini was waiting for Roma when she returned to the drawing-room.The Eternal City
Tchaikovsky studied Liszt with one eye; the other he kept on Bellini and the Italians.Old Fogy
A morning with Tintoretto might well be followed by a morning with Carpaccio or Bellini.New Italian sketches
John Addington Symonds
- Giovanni (dʒoˈvanni). ?1430–1516, Italian painter of the Venetian school, noted for his altarpieces, landscapes, and Madonnas. His father Jacopo (?1400–70) and his brother Gentile (?1429–1507) were also painters
- Vincenzo (vinˈtʃɛntso). 1801–35, Italian composer of operas, esp La Sonnambula (1831) and Norma (1831)
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- Italian anatomist known for his description of the anatomy of the kidney and his investigation into the sense of taste. Bellini's duct is named for him.
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