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Greuze

[grœz]
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noun
  1. Jean Bap·tiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/, 1725–1805, French painter.
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Examples from the Web for greuze

Historical Examples

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

    The Little Russian Servant

    Henri Greville

  • 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.

    Greuze

    Alys Eyre Macklin

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

    Greuze

    Alys Eyre Macklin


British Dictionary definitions for greuze

Greuze

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