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Caravaggio

[kar-uh-vah-joh; Italian kah-rah-vahd-jaw] /ˌkær əˈvɑ dʒoʊ; Italian ˌkɑ rɑˈvɑd dʒɔ/
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Michelangelo Merisi da
[mahy-kuh l-an-juh-loh muh-ree-zee dah,, mik-uh l-;; Italian mee-kel-ahn-je-law me-ree-zee dah] /ˌmaɪ kəlˈæn dʒəˌloʊ məˈri zi dɑ,, ˌmɪk əl-;; Italian ˌmi kɛlˈɑn dʒɛ lɔ mɛˈri zi dɑ/ (Show IPA),
c1565–1609? Italian painter.
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Caravaggio

/Italian karaˈvaddʒo/
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Michelangelo Merisi da (mikeˈlandʒelo meˈriːzi da). 1571–1610, Italian painter, noted for his realistic depiction of religious subjects and for his dramatic use of chiaroscuro.
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