Botticelli [bot-i-chel-ee; Italian bawt-tee-chel-lee] Examples noun
- San·dro [san-droh, sahn-; Italian sahn-draw] /ˈsæn droʊ, ˈsɑn-; Italian ˈsɑn drɔ/, Alessandro di Mariano dei Filipepi, 1444?–1510, Italian painter.
Related formsBot·ti·cel·li·an, adjective Examples from the Web for botticelli Contemporary Examples of botticelli
For those with a predilection for immaculately fine and delicate paintings by Botticelli, his Madonna of the Book will satisfy.
December 7, 2014
Those are statistics that Botticelli, one of the five featured panelists on Tuesday, has likely memorized.
April 30, 2014
Sarah Hajney is an adorable little version of a Botticelli Venus.
E. Jean Carroll
April 19, 2014
Yet Langdon seems surprised that a painting should not have “originated … in the mind of Botticelli himself.”
May 20, 2013
Dark, grim, and terrifying … Botticelli had crafted his Map of Hell with a depressing palate of reds, sepias, and browns.
May 20, 2013
Historical Examples of botticelli
Then he paused to inquire of Pierre: “Did you know it was a Botticelli?”
Could not her old favourite Botticelli have supplied him with a lovelier type?
A good lady who goes to the art class is able to talk of Botticelli.
Samuel McChord Crothers
Of course, the rendering will be inadequate—but so is Botticelli.
G. K. Chesterton
There’s an altar piece by Raphael or Botticelli, I forget which.
James Owen Hannay, AKA George A. Birmingham
British Dictionary definitions for botticelli Botticelli noun
- Sandro (ˈsandro), original name Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi . 1444–1510, Italian (Florentine) painter, illustrator, and engraver, noted for the graceful outlines and delicate details of his mythological and religious paintings