quattrocentist

noun
quat·​tro·​cen·​tist | \ ˌkwä‧trōˈchentə̇st \
plural quattrocentists or quattrocentisti\ -​ˌchen‧ˈtē(ˌ)stē , -​ˈtistē \

Definition of quattrocentist

1 : an Italian of the quattrocento especially : a poet or artist of this period
2 : a student of the art or literature of the quattrocento

History and Etymology for quattrocentist

Italian quattrocentista, from quattrocento + -ista -ist (from Latin)

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“Quattrocentist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quattrocentist. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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