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[doh-mey-ni-kee-noh; Italian daw-me-nee-kee-naw]
  1. Domenico Zampieri (Le Dominiquin), 1581–1641, Italian painter.
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Historical Examples of domenichino

  • I once supposed there was some life in the landscape of Domenichino, but in this I must have been wrong.

    Modern Painters Volume I (of V)

    John Ruskin

  • He was an ardent admirer of Domenichino, and copied many of his works.

  • No, no; Domenichino is not mad, and can still give good advice.'

  • In the cloister are some frescoes of the universal Domenichino.

    The Greville Memoirs

    Charles C. F. Greville

  • On the right of the high altar is Domenichino's S. Sebastian.

    Rambles in Rome

    S. Russell Forbes

British Dictionary definitions for domenichino


  1. full name Domenico Zampieri (doˈmeːniko dzamˈpjɛːri). 1581–1641, Italian Baroque painter, noted for his frescoes and the altarpiece Last Communion of St Jerome (1614)
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