[ah-me-de-aw] /ˌɑ mɛˈdɛ ɔ/ (Show IPA), 1884–1920, Italian painter and sculptor in France.
He loved early 20th-century paintings, especially by Modigliani, Picasso, Leger, and Rouault.
Why I Admired a Porn King Alan M. Dershowitz October 21, 2010
Schaeffer remembers his father squirming when Pat Robertson talked about burning a reproduction of a nude by Modigliani.
Frank Schaeffer, the Atheist Who Believes in God Nick Tabor August 2, 2014
Amedeo (ameˈdɛːo). 1884–1920, Italian painter and sculptor, noted esp for the elongated forms of his portraits
Alberto [ahl-ber-taw] /ɑlˈbɛr tɔ/ (Show IPA), (Alberto Pincherle) 1907–90, Italian writer. Czech Morava. German Mähren. a region in the E Czech Republic: former province of Austria. Historical Examples Easy was the labor of the censor, for in Moravia, for instance, only one printer was fortunate enough to secure a license. Bohemia under Hapsburg Misrule Various […]
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Aldo [al-doh;; Italian ahl-daw] /ˈæl doʊ;; Italian ˈɑl dɔ/ (Show IPA), 1916–78, Italian lawyer, author, and statesman: prime minister 1963–68, 1974–76. noun (pl) -ros, -ro. a member of a group of predominantly Muslim peoples of the S Philippines: noted for their manufacture of weapons the language of these peoples, belonging to the Malayo-Polynesian family noun […]
American Newspaper Association. American Nurses Association. Association of National Advertisers.
Alla [ah-luh] /ˈɑ lə/ (Show IPA), 1879–1945, Russian actress in the U.S. Historical Examples Miss Hobson was not to be diverted from her theme by reminiscences of Nazimova. The Adventures of Sally P. G. Wodehouse Hattie Williams, in her odd manner, imitated Nazimova—as Nazimova would play a butler. Charles Frohman: Manager and Man Isaac Frederick […]
Allan, 1890–1971, U.S. historian. Contemporary Examples Nevins hopes to get two new shows on the air for summer and fall. Showtime’s New Mastermind, David Nevins Jace Lacob January 5, 2011 “This is a very insider view as to the absurdity [of the business world],” said Nevins. Showtime’s New Mastermind, David Nevins Jace Lacob January 5, […]