[grœz] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for greuze

Historical Examples of greuze

  • "It is hard to say whether she is a Raphael or a Greuze," said Serge.

  • As for Nick and me, we knew nothing of Greuze and Watteau then, and we could only stare in astonishment.

    The Crossing

    Winston Churchill

  • The family makes a sentimental group in the style of Greuze.

    The Immortal

    Alphonse Daudet

  • Merely clever in all else, Greuze rises above himself when he approaches these.


    Alys Eyre Macklin

  • The arrangement of the scarves and draperies is essentially “Greuze.”


    Alys Eyre Macklin

British Dictionary definitions for greuze


  1. Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1725–1805, French genre and portrait painter
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