from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Veronese, Paolo Originally Paolo Caliari. 1528-1588. Italian painter of the Venetian school. His large, richly colored, harmonious works include Rape of Europa (1576).
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- adj. Of or relating to the city of Verona.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Verona, in Italy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In geography, of or pertaining to Verona, a city and province of northern Italy.
- n. A native or an inhabitant of Verona.
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- n. Italian painter of the Venetian school (1528-1588)
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Yours is the only site up to now where I could find the reference (Luke, V) of the new title Veronese gave to his fresco.
Ralph from Colorado wrote to ask where the guy with the nosebleed is in Veronese's Feast at the House of Levi.
Schiavone, who hovers like a ghost about so many painters and their work, Paolo Caliari, known as Veronese, Jacopo da Ponte, or Bassano, and
Veronese, which is considered to be the best of his works.
Paul Veronese brings in his omnipresent dog -- in every "Veronese," there he is, waiting quietly for his master.
"Veronese" without the dog -- then you are grateful for the dog, and surely would scorn a "Veronese" minus the canine attachment.
He became known as "Veronese" from his birthplace in Verona, Italy.
Naturally, there are Titian portraits, Canova sculptures and wonderful color by Tintoretto and Veronese.
Across this expanse hang nearly 40 paintings by more than two dozen artists, with more than one example shown by at least five painters: Titian, Veronese, Murillo, Rembrandt and Rubens.
It was especially embraced in Venice, where the type was aesthetically refined by generations of painters, from Paolo Veneziano to Paolo Veronese.