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Encyclopedia > Tenebrism

From the Italian "tenebroso" ("murky"), tenebrism is a style of painting using violent contrasts of light and dark, as in the work of Caravaggio. It is a heightened form of chiaroscuro.


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Dictionary.com/Word of the Day: tenebrous (130 words)
He found the Earl, who is eight feet tall and has the family trait of a Cyclops eye, standing stock still, dressed from head to foot in deepest fl, in one of the most tenebrous groves in all his haunted domains.
We are so used to the tenebrous atmosphere that can be created in indoor theatres that it's a shock to realise that this murkiest of tragedies first saw the literal light of day at the Globe theatre.
Tenebrous derives from Latin tenebrosus, from tenebrae, "darkness."
Proposal for upgrading the Atalans as an Enemy of the State - www.ezboard.com (1673 words)
Tenebrous stated no Atalan would act without his permission.
Tenebrous said no harm would befall her as long as she didn't interfere with him taking her child.
Lady Jasmine is a citizen of Britannia and protected by its laws, Any claim Tenebrous believes he has to her child are another example of his misguided precepts of freedom.
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