Giulio Romano


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Giulio Romano

(Italian ˈdʒuːljo roˈmaːno)
n
(Biography) ?1499–1546, Italian architect and painter; a founder of mannerism
References in periodicals archive ?
Other highlights of the auction were Titian's portrait of Giulio Romano that the Duke of Mantua sold to England's King Charles I; Tintoretto's The Miraculous Draught of Fishes; a view of Venice by Francesco Guardi; and allegorical figures by his brother Gianantonio, all ex-Marcos, sequestered by PCGG.
The paintings described in the induction are apparently real stage properties--Sillars identifies the "wanton pictures" as engravings by Marcantonio Raimondi after Giulio Romano and notes the prevalence of Renaissance paintings of Venus and Adonis--brought onstage by the Lord's servants (who themselves reveal their own confusion of the Ovidian tales and subjects displayed) in order to better contrive the gulling of Sly.
Among the terms are azure, basilisk, brazen, carnation, cherubim, counterfeit, disrobe, emerald, fancy, Giulio Romano, gorgon, idolatry, jewel, likeness, pencil, raven, silence, tongue-tied, wanton, and wrought.
Si dimostrano ottime riduzioni in versi rimati all'insegna dell'ut pictura poesis oraziano nell'idea, come l'autore spiega nell'Avvertimento, di "fare quello che praticherebbe per avventura un giovine studioso di pittura, che dalle terribili grandiose tele di Michelangiolo e di Giulio romano fortemente colpito, tentasse in poco spazio di restringerle con la matita sbozzandone i contorni ed i principali lineamenti" (3).
These are games that are similar to those played in 16th-century Italian Mannerism, above all in the architectural creations of Michelangelo and Giulio Romano.
I did find the collection too Anglo-centric, particularly since the vast majority of automata and other mechanical devices that gripped the English Renaissance imagination were European or Arabic in origin: the Strasbourg clock; the hydraulic garden machinery of Pratolino; the metal men of the Alexander romances; even Hermione's statue is purportedly sculpted by an Italian, Giulio Romano.
Ernst Gombrich selecciono el estudio de la arquitectura de Giulio Romano como tema para su tesis doctoral poco antes de 1933, un momento en que la discusion en torno al manierismo estaba en boga entre los intelectuales.
We beat one of Jim Bolger's, Giulio Romano, ridden by Kevin Manning, by a neck.
He enjoyed Palladio, and also Serlio, Scamozzi, Giulio Romano, Hawksmoor, Ledoux, Cockerell and Lutyens, all architects with an enlarged self-consciousness about their art.
In this 2-volume catalogue, the first of a 3-part series, the drawings, copies, or retouching that Rubens made of works by Raphael, Giulio Romano, Polidoro da Caravaggio, and Perino del Vaga are described.
Pero con el Renacimiento y el impulso de las tecnicas de impresion, el grabador Marcantonio Raimondi y el dibujante Giulio Romano publicaron I Modi, una coleccion de estampas en las que se reproducian distintas posiciones del acto sexual; esta publicacion provoco la consecuente reaccion del Papa Clemente vii y entonces, Romano tuvo que huir a Mantua y Raimondi fue encarcelado.
Perhaps not quite as impressive as the Palazzo Te in Mantua, which Giulio Romano built and decorated for his brother, Federico II, it nonetheless took Rome as its model.