Giottesque

adjective
Giot·​tesque | \ (ˈ)jȯ¦tesk, jē¦ȯ¦t- \

Definition of Giottesque

: resembling the broad and simple style of the painter Giotto

History and Etymology for Giottesque

Italian giottesco, from Giotto di Bondone †1337? Florentine painter + Italian -esco -esque

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“Giottesque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Giottesque. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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