[tin-tuh-ret-oh; Italian teen-taw-ret-taw]
- Il [eel] /il/, Jacopo Robusti, 1518–94, Venetian painter.
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I want to say something obscure to make me look smart, like a Tintoretto painting.A.J. Jacobs: How I Write
May 29, 2013
Some years later, though, he did concede that, compared to fresh art horrors coming to his attention, “Christo is Tintoretto.”Remembering Jeanne-Claude
November 26, 2009
One no longer marvels at the glory of Tintoretto and Paolo Veronese.Italy, the Magic Land
Then there were Tintoretto and Veronese, almost as interesting to our painter.Great Artists, Vol 1.
Jennie Ellis Keysor
A morning with Tintoretto might well be followed by a morning with Carpaccio or Bellini.
It was a mad dream, born of the sea's roar and Tintoretto's painting.
Tintoretto worked for the good of mankind, and his work throbs with humanity.Venice
- Il (il). original name Jacopo Robusti. 1518–94, Italian painter of the Venetian school. His works include Susanna bathing (?1550) and the fresco cycle in the Scuola di San Rocco, Venice (from 1564)
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