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pentimento definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the reappearance in a painting of an underlying image that had been painted over (usually when the later painting becomes transparent with age)

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural pentimenti) Etymology: Italian, literally, repentance, correction, from pentire to repent, from Latin paenit?re more at penitent Date: 1853 a reappearance in a painting of a design which has been painted over

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (pl. pentimenti) the phenomenon of earlier painting showing through a layer or layers of paint on a canvas. Etymology: It., = repentance



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