from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who paints in fresco.
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His first works executed in fresco were probably those, now destroyed, which he painted in the convent of S. Domenico in this city; as a fresco-painter, he may have worked under, or as a follower of, Gherardo S.arnina.
He was, moreover, essentially a fresco-painter, working with rapid decision on a large scale, aiming at broad effects, and willing to sacrifice subtlety to clearness of expression.
[Cousin Betty.] * Perhaps the fresco-painter, Laurent-Jan, author of "Unrepentant