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 (tĭsh′ən) Originally Tiziano Vecellio. 1488?-1576.
Italian painter who introduced vigorous colors and the compositional use of backgrounds to the Venetian school. His works include the altarpiece The Assumption of the Virgin (1518).

Ti′tian·esque′ adj.


A brownish orange.

[After Titian (from his frequent use of the color in his paintings).]

ti′tian adj.
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(Biography) original name Tiziano Vecellio. ?1490–1576, Italian painter of the Venetian school, noted for his religious and mythological works, such as Bacchus and Ariadne (1523), and his portraits
ˌTitianˈesque adj
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(ˈtɪʃ ən)

1. (Tiziano Vecellio) c1477–1576, Italian painter.
2. (l.c.) a bright golden brown color.
3. (l.c.) bright golden brown: titian hair.
Ti`tian•esque′, adj.
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Noun1.Titian - old master of the Venetian school (1490-1576)Titian - old master of the Venetian school (1490-1576)
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[ˈtɪʃɪən] NTiciano
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Entre otras pinturas que comparten la centralidad del escudo podemos senalar obras tales como Perseo y Andromeda (1607-1608) de Pier Francesco Mazzucchelli, la copia renacentista que Tiziano Vecellio (1554-1556) realiza con oleo sobre lienzo de la obra anonima conocida como Andromeda y el dragon, el oleo de Charles Antoine Coypel (1694-1752) titulada Perseo rescata a Andromeda, y la misma escena recobrada por Piero di Cosimo (1513), Paolo Veronese (1576-1578), en casi todas las versiones de Cavaliere d'Arpino (1593-1594, 1594-1595, 1594-1598), Pier Francesco Morazzone (1610), Peter Paul Rubens (1636, 1638), Guido Reni (1635), Pieter Pottel (1642), Francois Lemoyne (1723) y Charles Andre van Loo (1735-1740).
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As for intertextuality, on the other hand, it is well known that his half-sensual, half-mystical appreciation, so to say, for Vecellio's art is not original to D'Annunzio: many had trodden this path before, from the 16th-century Dialogo d'amore of Sperone Speroni (1978), in which Tullia d'Aragona exalts Titian's painting as "il Paradiso d'i nostri corpi"/"the Paradise of our bodies" (p.