Titian meaning

tĭshən
A brownish orange.
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Italian painter who introduced vigorous colors and the compositional use of backgrounds to the Venetian school. His works include the altarpiece The Assumption of the Virgin (1518).
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A color blending red and gold.
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Reddish-gold.
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(It. name Tiziano Vecellio) 1490?-1576; Venetian painter.
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A bright auburn colour, tinted with gold.

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Of a bright auburn colour, tinted with gold.
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A sixteenth century Italian painter, Tiziano Vecelli.
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Origin of titian

  • After Titian (from his frequent use of the color in his paintings)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the Italian painter, Titian (Italian: Tiziano Vecellio), who made frequent use of this colour.

    From Wiktionary