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Giorgione

[jawr-joh-nee; Italian jawr-jaw-ne]
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noun
  1. Giorgione de CastelfrancoGiorgio Barbarelli, 1478?–1511, Italian painter.
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  • Moore is delighted with a Titian and Giorgione at the Fitzwilliam.

  • The official catalogue of 1903 persists in ascribing it to Giorgione.

  • Giorgione would have set them, wild and fragrant, among their leaves, in her hand.

  • We cannot realise what they meant at that period—these new ideas of Giorgione.

    Venice

    Dorothy Menpes

  • In the work of Giorgione the Renaissance finds its most genuine expression.

    Venice

    Dorothy Menpes


British Dictionary definitions for giorgione

Giorgione

noun
  1. Il. original name Giorgio Barbarelli. ?1478–1511, Italian painter of the Venetian school, who introduced a new unity between figures and landscape
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