[ahn-dre-ah del] /ɑnˈdrɛ ɑ dɛl/ (Show IPA), (Andrea di Bartolo di Bargilla) c1423–57, Florentine painter.
The latter had the secret of painting in oils, and yielded to Castagno’s entreaties to impart it to him.
Passages From the French and Italian Notebooks, Volume 2 Nathaniel Hawthorne
Left an orphan in his boyhood, Andrea herded the cattle of an uncle at the hamlet of Castagno (whence the painter’s name).
A Popular Handbook to the National Gallery, Volume I, Foreign Schools Various
On Mount Ætna is the famous Castagno di cento cavalli, so called from its having sheltered a hundred mounted cavaliers.
Forest Life and Forest Trees: comprising winter camp-life among the loggers, and wild-wood adventure. John S. Springer
We may there trace the school of Castagno, the master of Piero, in the harsh features, coloured in a strong and juicy manner.
The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 1 (of 6) Luigi Antonio Lanzi
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Andrea [ahn-drey-uh;; Italian ahn-dre-ah] /ɑnˈdreɪ ə;; Italian ɑnˈdrɛ ɑ/ (Show IPA), . Historical Examples Romano looked, and behold, the original Raphael became a del Sarto! Pictures Every Child Should Know Dolores Bacon He belongs to the Florentine school, possibly a pupil of del Sarto. Simon Eichelkatz; The Patriarch Ulrich Frank I made a sketch, and […]
Andrea [ahn-drey-uh;; Italian ahn-dre-ah] /ɑnˈdreɪ ə;; Italian ɑnˈdrɛ ɑ/ (Show IPA), 1510–86, Italian organist and composer. his nephew, Giovanni [joh-vah-nee,, jee-uh-;; Italian jaw-vahn-nee] /dʒoʊˈvɑ ni,, ˌdʒi ə-;; Italian dʒɔˈvɑn ni/ (Show IPA), 1557–1612, Italian organist and composer. Historical Examples Like Gabrieli, he appears to have produced no independent violoncello compositions. The Violoncello and Its History […]
Andrea [ahn-dre-ah] /ɑnˈdrɛ ɑ/ (Show IPA), 1508–80, Italian architect famous for his widely translated Four Books of Architecture, 1570. Contemporary Examples Palladio, it should be noted, is a singer-songwriter and has a London-based indie folk band called Salt Water Thief. ‘Nashville’: 5 Facts About Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio’s Stunning Duet Jace Lacob October 10, […]