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Ghirlandaio

or Ghir·lan·da·jo

[ geer-lahn-dah-yaw ]

noun

  1. Domenico di Tommaso Curradi di Doffo Bigordi, 1449–94, Italian painter.


Ghirlandaio

/ ɡirlanˈdaːjo /

noun

  1. GhirlandaioDomenico14491494MItalianARTS AND CRAFTS: painter Domenico (doˈmeːniko). original name Domenico Bigordi. 1449–94, Italian painter of frescoes


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Michelangelo would later claim that his teacher, Ghirlandaio, taught him nothing.

The Ghirlandaio show at the Thyssen, by contrast, resolutely insists on the multiplicity of meanings in a great work of art.

The fresco in the lunette is by Michele di Ridolfo Ghirlandaio.

The mosaic over the door, representing the Annunciation, was executed by Domenico Ghirlandaio in 1490.

Michele di Ridolfo del Ghirlandaio instructed many artists in this epoch.

This artist, who painted in private, received his first instruction in the school of Ghirlandaio, and of Piero Francia.

He had as much vigor and audacity as Ghirlandaio, with more grace and freshness of invention.

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