ITALIANATE STYLE


ITALIANATE STYLE

Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts. . 2008.

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  • Italianate-Stil — Wohnhaus im Italianate Stil in San Jose, Kalifornien. Erbaut 1870. Der Italianate Stil (Aussprache: [ɪˈtæljəneɪt]; deutsch: „Italienisierender Stil“) ist ein klassizistisch geprägter Architekturstil, der als Erscheinungsform der frühen Vi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Italianate — 1. adjective Italian in style or character This was a residence designed for living on a grand scale, with gilt chandeliers dangling overhead, rich oil paintings adorning walls, and Italianate marble fireplaces in every room. <! Fancy old… …   Wiktionary

  • Italianate — I|tal|i|a|nate [ıˈtæliəneıt] adj with an Italian style or appearance ▪ an Italianate villa …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Italianate — Italianately, adv. Italianation, n. adj. /i tal yeuh nayt , nit/; v. /i tal yeuh nayt /, adj., v., Italianated, Italianating. adj. 1. Italianized; conforming to the Italian type or style or to Italian customs, manners, etc. 2. Art. in the style… …   Universalium

  • Italianate painters — ▪ Dutch painting  group of 17th century northern European painters, principally Dutch, who traveled in Italy and, consciously adopting the style of landscape painting that they found there, incorporated Italian models and motifs into their own… …   Universalium

  • Italianate — I|tal|ian|ate [ ı tæljə,neıt ] adjective done or made in a style typical of Italy …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Italianate — I tal·ian·ate || neɪt adj. Italianized; made in an Italian style; Italian in appearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Italianate — adjective literary with an Italian style or appearance …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Italianate — UK [ɪˈtæljəneɪt] / US [ɪˈtæljəˌneɪt] adjective done or made in a style typical of Italy …   English dictionary