[tee-ep-uh-loh; Italian tye-paw-law]


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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Historical Examples of tiepolo

  • In Tiepolo's work especially you realise the character of these eighteenth-century people.


    Dorothy Menpes

  • The rival leaders met in the streets and Tiepolo was assaulted.

  • The ceiling is frescoed by Tiepolo in his most flamboyant style.

  • The ceiling is decorated with a fresco of Tiepolo, taken from a Venetian palace.

  • As an artist, Tiepolo was undoubtedly the strongest of these four.

British Dictionary definitions for tiepolo



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