from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Lippi, Filippino 1457?-1504? Italian painter who completed Masaccio's frescoes in the Brancacci Chapel, Florence.
- Lippi, Fra Filippo 1406?-1469? Italian Renaissance painter whose works, including Madonna Enthroned (1437), display a bold three-dimensional style.
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- n. Italian painter and son of Fra Filippo Lippi (1457-1504)
- n. Italian painter whose works show a three-dimensional style (1406-1469)
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Italian newspapers have called Lippi arrogant, aloof and living life as if it was 2006 when
Fra Lippo Lippi, a puff of wind might double him up and turn him over.
This was followed replaced on Marcello Lippi (former Italy national head coach), who resigned after having won the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
The list of those who have since described Scholes as the best footballer in England includes, among others, Zinedine Zidane, Thierry Henry, Marcello Lippi and Edgar Davids.
Beyond "Fra Lippo Lippi" and "Caliban and Setebos," he found nothing in Browning, while George Meredith was ever his despair.
Sacchi's influence was soon to be seen on other Italian bosses such as Marcello Lippi, but perhaps the man who benefited most from the lessons the Milan manager had taught Serie A was the future England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson.
In 1459, the son of the Duke of Milan was amazed by what he saw at the Palazzo Medici -- "the decorative tapestries, the chests of inestimable craftsmanship and value, the masterful sculptures, the infinitely varied patterns and silverwork" -- and he neglected to mention the greatest treasures of all, paintings by such masters as Fra Angelico and Filippo Lippi.
Despite their robust modeling, they seem schematic, as do many of the images of young blondes that follow, paintings by such masters as Filippo Lippi, Sandro Botticelli and the Pollaiuolo brothers, and suave marble busts by Desiderio da Settignano and Andrea del Verrocchio.
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