Definition of Frescoists
1. frescoist [n] - See also: frescoist
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Frescoists
Literary usage of Frescoists
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Fine Arts: A Manual by Gerard Baldwin Brown (1902)
"The frescoists of the fifteenth century; their character, surroundings and work. The social position and daily habits of these artist-craftsmen are ..."
2. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, George Walter Prothero (1850)
"... Eliza Cook—the Sappho or Corinna, we believe, of the ' London Weekly 'Dispatch.' We cannot doubt that she has also been illustrated by frescoists of ..."
3. The Monuments of Christian Rome from Constantine to the Renaissance by Arthur Lincoln Frothingham (1908)
"Even while Cavallini was resuscitating the art of fresco-painting, there were other artists in Rome who were more mosaicists than frescoists, ..."
4. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1902)
"Meanwhile the Italian Renaissance had evolved an interesting type of flat beveled ceilings for its palace halls, which the frescoists decorated with all the ..."
5. The New International Encyclopaedia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906)
"... which the frescoists decorated with all the skill of masters in perspective. Their designs of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth centuries were especially ..."