[ ri-bair-uh, ‐vair-uh; Spanish ree-be-rah ]

  1. Jo·sé de [hoh-zeyduh; Spanish haw-sethe], /hoʊˈzeɪ də; Spanish hɔˈsɛ ðɛ/, Jusepe de Ribera; "Lo Spagnoletto", 1588–1652, Spanish printmaker and painter active in Naples.

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  • Ribera then returned to Cebu, without producing any significant effect on conditions in Sulu.

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/ (Spanish riˈβera) /

  1. José de (xoˈse de) also called Jusepe de Ribera, Italian nickname Lo Spagnoletto (The Little Spaniard). 1591–1652, Spanish artist, living in Italy. His religious pictures often dwell on horrible suffering, presented in realistic detail

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