- Tiziano Vecellio, c1477–1576, Italian painter.
- (lowercase) a reddish-brown or golden-brown color: hair of titian.
- (lowercase) having titian color: titian hair.
Examples from the Web for titian
She owned original artworks by Rembrandt, Velazquez and Titian.Adiós to the Diva Duchess
Barbie Latza Nadeau
November 20, 2014
Hall suggests that Titian possibly used self-portraits to manipulate how old the public thought he was.The Original Selfies
April 15, 2014
The Daily Pic: At the Gemäldegalerie in Berlin, Titian asks 'What's the rush?'Museums Cure ADD
September 3, 2013
The Daily Pic hits 100K fans, and they get a gift of this Titian miracle.Western Art's Greatest Hit?
May 25, 2013
The Daily Pic: In 1510, Titian was already seeing hell as a factory.An Industrial Inferno
August 29, 2012
Titian, that might or might not be—perhaps he had only touched it.Little Dorrit
They have abused your hate who told you that Titian was jealous.Poems
William D. Howells
Turner will not use such means.pitch of color as Titian does.
Rubens never executed—Titian never colored anything like them.
She was curious about "Titian's Mistress" because the yellow hair resembled her own.L'Assommoir
- original name Tiziano Vecellio. ?1490–1576, Italian painter of the Venetian school, noted for his religious and mythological works, such as Bacchus and Ariadne (1523), and his portraits
Word Origin and History for titian
Venetian painter Tiziano Vecellio (c.1490-1576).
A sixteenth-century Italian painter known for his portraits and for his innovative use of color.