Definition of Tenebrist

1. Proper noun. A Baroque school of painting characterized by heavy use of chiaroscuro. ¹



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Definition of Tenebrist

1. [n -S]

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Literary usage of Tenebrist

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1. Pots and Pans: Or, Studies in Still-life Painting by Arthur Edwin Bye (1921)
"It is doubtful if a tenebrist of the Renaissance could have understood it, and certainly not a realist of the type of Courbet. The principle was explained ..."

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