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


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. 2019

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


    James Huneker

British Dictionary definitions for botticellian



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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