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[rois-dahl, -deyl, rahyz-, rahys-; Dutch rœis-dahl] /ˈrɔɪs dɑl, -deɪl, ˈraɪz-, ˈraɪs-; Dutch ˈrœɪs dɑl/
Jacob van
[yah-kawp vahn] /ˌyɑ kɔp vɑn/ (Show IPA),
1628?–82, Dutch painter.
his uncle, Salomon van
[sah-law-mawn vahn] /ˈsɑ lɔˌmɔn vɑn/ (Show IPA),
1601?–70, Dutch painter. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Though not always the most charming, Ruisdael is certainly the greatest and the most profound of the Dutch landscape painters.

    Six Centuries of Painting Randall Davies
  • I do not give any reproductions of Ruisdael because his work loses so much in the process.

    A Wanderer in Holland E. V. Lucas
  • Unlike the moment of Rembrandt and Ruisdael, which is fixed for all eternity, with Vermeer the moment vibrates in the light.

  • He is now regarded second to none but Ruisdael and his works are worth their weight in gold.

British Dictionary definitions for Ruisdael


/ˈriːzdɑːl; -deɪl; ˈraɪz-; Dutch ˈrœizdaːl/
Jacob van (ˈjaːkɔp van). ?1628–82, Dutch landscape painter
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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