noun (often initial capital letter)
Origin of cinquecento
Related formscin·que·cen·tism, noun
Examples from the Web for cinquecento
At that very period the Italian art of the Cinquecento enjoyed the exclusive favour of the German scholars.
The most perfect specimens of cinquecento Arabesque are certainly found in sculpture.
On the right of the Postierla is the handsome palace built by the Chigi in the latter part of the Cinquecento.The Story of Siena and San Gimignano|Edmund G. Gardner
But I am not going to have her heart broken by any cinquecento wolf in Poole's clothing.The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne|William J. Locke
He saw nothing and revered nothing save the pure tradition of the Cinquecento, which was to him the Alpha and Omega of art.