Giorgionesque

adjective
Gior·​gio·​nesque | \ ¦jȯrjō¦nesk \

Definition of Giorgionesque

: characteristic of or resembling the style of the Italian painter Giorgione Barbarelli the whole sheet overflows with Giorgionesque motifsArt in America

History and Etymology for Giorgionesque

Italian giorgionesco, from Giorgione (Giorgio Barbarelli) †1511 Venetian painter + Italian -esco -esque

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“Giorgionesque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Giorgionesque. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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