Tiepolo

[ tee-ep-uh-loh; Italian tye-paw-law ]
/ tiˈɛp əˌloʊ; Italian ˈtyɛ pɔ lɔ /

noun

Gio·van·ni Bat·ti·sta [joh-vah-nee buh-tee-stuh; Italian jaw-vahn-nee baht-tee-stah], /dʒoʊˈvɑ ni bəˈti stə; Italian dʒɔˈvɑn ni bɑtˈti stɑ/, 1696–1770, and his son, Giovanni Do·me·ni·co [duh-men-i-koh; Italian daw-me-nee-kaw], /dəˈmɛn ɪˌkoʊ; Italian dɔˈmɛ ni kɔ/, 1727–1804, Italian painters.

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Tiepolo
/ (Italian ˈtjɛːpolo, English tiːˈɛpəˌləʊ) /

noun

Giovanni Battista (dʒoˈvanni batˈtista). 1696–1770, Italian rococo painter, esp of frescoes as in the Residenz at Würzburg
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