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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Correggio, Antonio Allegri da 1494-1534. Italian High Renaissance painter known for his use of chiaroscuro. Among his works are devotional pictures, including Holy Night, and frescoes, such as those in the convent of San Paolo in Parma (1518).

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  • n. Italian painter noted for his use of chiaroscuro and perspective (1494-1534)


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