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 (kîr′ĭ-kō′, kē′rē-), Giorgio de 1888-1978.
Italian painter whose surreal works make use of deep shadow and perspective, barren landscapes, and elements of classical architecture and sculpture.
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(Italian ˈkiːriko)
(Biography) Giorgio de (ˈdʒordʒo de). 1888–1978, Italian artist born in Greece: profoundly influenced the surrealist movement
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(ˈkɪər ɪˌkoʊ)

Giorgio de, 1888–1978, Italian painter.
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Noun1.Chirico - Italian painter (born in Greece) whose deep shadows and barren landscapes strongly influenced the surrealists (1888-1978)
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