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 (tē-ĕp′ə-lō′, tyĕ′pō-), Giovanni Battista 1696-1770.
Italian painter noted especially for his rococo ceiling frescoes, which display a mastery of illusionistic space and exuberant color.


(Italian ˈtjɛːpolo; English tiːˈɛpəˌləʊ)
(Biography) Giovanni Battista (dʒoˈvanni batˈtista). 1696–1770, Italian rococo painter, esp of frescoes as in the Residenz at Würzburg


(tiˈɛp əˌloʊ)
Giovanni Battista, 1696–1770, and his son, Giovanni Domenico, 1727–1804, Italian painters.
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Sebastiano Magnanini, 46, stole PS2million work Education of the Virgin by Giovanni Battista Tiepolo from a Venice church in 1993.
The display, which spans 1500-1750, includes this chalk study by Tiepolo.
Upstairs 30,000 visitors a year wonder at stunning frescoes by Giambattista and Giandomenico Tiepolo.
Their misty light recurs in Tiepolo, famous for painting soaring angels in his overarching ceilings:
Art and Music in Venice edited by Hilliard T Goldfarb, bursts with colour and information on every page, including lavish reproductions of paintings from Tiepolo, Canaletto and Tintoretto among others.
Alessandro, for instance, sings his aria about the king representing the power of the gods while surrounded by cotton-ball puffs of clouds, as if he were undergoing an apotheosis in a Tiepolo ceiling fresco.
Furthermore, Stoneman cites plays, poems, nineteenth-century novels, and a painting by Tiepolo, possibly depicting Zenobia, now in the National Gallery of Art in Washington (pp.
Three of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo's most important paintings take pride of place in the Tiepolo Lounge & Terrace in the hotel lobby.
Meanwhile, JeanLuc Baroni is to exhibit an evocative Portrait of Flora by Giambattista Tiepolo, believed to be among artworks commissioned from the artist by Empress Elizabeth of Russia (Fig.
Valmarana, La Rotonda " Upstairs 30,000 visitors a year wonder at stunning frescoes by Giambattista and Giandomenico Tiepolo.
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An Italian journey; drawings from the Tobey collection; Correggio to Tiepolo.