[bot-i-chel-ee; Italian bawt-tee-chel-lee]
  1. San·dro [san-droh, sahn-; Italian sahn-draw] /ˈsæn droʊ, ˈsɑn-; Italian ˈsɑn drɔ/, Alessandro di Mariano dei Filipepi, 1444?–1510, Italian painter.
Related formsBot·ti·cel·li·an, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of botticellian

  • Huysmans will not allow Botticelli's name to be mentioned, though he discerns certain Botticellian qualities.


    James Huneker

British Dictionary definitions for botticellian


  1. Sandro (ˈsandro), original name Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi . 1444–1510, Italian (Florentine) painter, illustrator, and engraver, noted for the graceful outlines and delicate details of his mythological and religious paintings
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