Botticelli

[bot-i-chel-ee; Italian bawt-tee-chel-lee]
|

noun

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
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for botticellian

Historical Examples of botticellian

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

    Egoists

    James Huneker



British Dictionary definitions for botticellian

Botticelli

noun

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
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012