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Ingres

[an-gruh] /ˈɛ̃ grə/
noun
1.
Jean Auguste Dominique
[zhahn oh-gyst daw-mee-neek] /ʒɑ̃ oʊˈgüst dɔ miˈnik/ (Show IPA),
1780–1867, French painter.
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  • He used to speak of Ingres as such a teacher as he would have chosen for himself.

  • Ingres' persistence looked like folly, even madness in his eyes.

    In the Heart of Vosges Matilda Betham-Edwards
  • Let us see how it looks on the next, which will be very likely a return to the tradition of Ingres.

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • And, while we are about it, you know that old Ingres turns me sick with his glairy painting.

    His Masterpiece Emile Zola
  • Strange, that a man like Ingres should rave so about new fashions and pretty toilettes!

  • Ingres was so impressed by the beauty of this work that he is said to have burst into tears before it.

    Ingres A. J. Finberg
  • Delacroix is one of the mighty ones of the earth, and Ingres misses being so creditably.

  • Ingres suffered from these criticisms to a quite unreasonable extent.

    Ingres A. J. Finberg
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Ingres

/French ɛ̃ɡrə/
noun
1.
Jean Auguste Dominique (ʒɑ̃ oɡyst dɔminik). 1780–1867, French classical painter, noted for his draughtsmanship
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Ingres in Technology


A relational DBMS vendor.

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