Pronunciation of Artists’ Names

Pronunciation of Artists’ Names

Arp, Hans (Jean)…………….. Arp, Hans

Bellini, Giovanni…………….. Bay-lee-nee, Gee-oh-vah-nee

Bernini, Gianlorenzo…………….. Bare-nee-nee, Jon-loe-ren-zoh

Bonnard, Pierre…………….. Bo-nahr, Pee-her

Bosch, Hieronymus…………….. Bosh, He-air-on-ee-moose

Botticelli, Sandro…………….. Bo-tee-chay-lee, Sahn-droh

Braque, George…………….. Brahk, Zhorzh

Bronzino, Il…………….. Brone-zee-noh, Eel

Bruegel, Pieter, the Elder…………….. Broi-gull, Pee-ter

Canova, Antonio…………….. Kah-no-vah, On-toe-nee-oh

Caravaggio…………….. Kah-rah-vah-gee-oh

Cezanne, Paul…………….. Say-zahn, Pol (as in Polly)

Chagall, Marc…………….. Shah-gall, Mark

Chardin, Jean-Baptiste…………….. Shahr-dahn, Zhahn-Ba-teest

Climent, Elena…………….. Klee-men, El-ay-nah

Corot, Jean-Baptiste Camille…………….. Kore-oh, Zhahn-Ba-teest Kah-meal

Courbet, Gustave…………….. Koor-bay, Goo-stavh

Couse, Eanger Irving…………….. Cow-ss (as in house), Anger Irving

Dali, Salvador…………….. Dah-lee, Sahl-vah-dore

Daumier, Honore…………….. Doh-mee-ay, Oh-nor-ay

Degas, Edgar…………….. Day-gah, Aid-gar

Delacroix, Eugene…………….. Duh-lah-crwah, Uh-jen

Duchamp, Marcel…………….. Du-shahn, Mahr-sell

Dufy, Raoul…………….. Dew-fee, Rah-ool

Durer, Albrecht…………….. Duhr-er, All-brekt

Fragonard, Jean Honore…………….. Frah-goh-nahr, Zhahn Oh-no-ray

Gauguin, Paul…………….. Go- gehn, Pol (as in Polly)

Gericault, Theodore…………….. Zhay-ree-koh, Tay-oh-dor

Gerome, Jean-Leon…………….. Zhay-rome, Zhahn-Lay-on

Ghirlandaio, Domenico…………….. Geer-lahn-dah-yoh, Doh-may-nee-koh

Giorgione…………….. Gee-ore-gee-oh-nay

Giacometti, Alberto…………….. Jah-coe-may-tee, All-bear-toe

Giotto…………….. Gee-oh-toh

Goya, Franciso…………….. Goi-yah, Frahn-thees-koe

Holbein, Hans…………….. Hole-bine, Hahns

Ingres, Jean-Auguste Dominique…………….. Aing (ruh), Zhahn Oh-goost Doh-mee-neek

Kandinsky, Wassily…………….. Kan-deen-skee, Va-see-‘yee

Klee, Paul…………….. Clay -Pol

Labille-Guiard, Adelaide…………….. Labee-y(uh)-Gee-Yar, A-day-la-eed

Leger, Fernand…………….. Lay-zhay, Fer-nahn

Lorrain, Claude…………….. Loh-rehn, Clodh

Manet, Edouard…………….. Mah-nay, Aid-ooh-ahr

Masaccio…………….. Ma-sah-chee-oh

Matisse, Henri…………….. Ma-tees, On-ree

Metsys, Quentin…………….. Met-seese, Kwen-tin

Michelangelo, Buonarotti…………….. Mee-kell-ahn-jay-low, Bwone-a-rote-tee

Millet, Jean Francois…………….. Mee-lay, Zhahn Fran-swah

Miro, Joan…………….. Mee-roe, Hoe-ahn

Modigliani, Amadeo…………….. Mo-dee-lee-ah-nee, Ah-meh-day-oh

Mondrian, Piet…………….. Mohn-dree-ahn, Peat

Monet, Claude…………….. Moan-ny, Klohd

Morisot, Berthe…………….. Mahrriss-oh, Bairt

Munch, Edvard…………….. Moonk, Ed-vahrd

Nolde, Emil…………….. Nol-day, Ay-meal

Parmigianino…………….. Par-mee-gee-ah-nee-noh

Picasso, Pablo…………….. Pee-kah-so, Pa-bloh

Pissarro, Camille…………….. Pee-zahr-oh, Kah-meal

Pollock, Jackson…………….. Paul-ock

Pontormo, Jacopo da…………….. Pone-tore-mo, Jah-coe-poe dah

Poussin, Nicolas…………….. Poo-sehn, Nee-koe-lah

Raphael…………….. Rah-fah-el

Redon, Odilon…………….. Ruh-dohn, Oh-dee-lohn,

Rembrandt van Rijn…………….. Rem-brandt van Rine

Renoir, Pierre Auguste…………….. Ruh-nwahr, Oh-gooste

Rodin, Auguste…………….. Roe-dehn, Oh-gooste

Rouault, Georges…………….. Roo-oh, Zhorzh

Rousseau, Henri…………….. Roo-so, On-ree

Seurat, Georges…………….. Suh-rah, Zhorzh

Signac, Paul…………….. See-n’yahk, Pol

Thiebaud, Wayne…………….. Tee-bow, Wayne

Tiepolo, Giambattista…………….. Tee-eh-poh-loe, Jahm-bah-teese-tah

Tintoretto…………….. Ten-toe-ray-toe

Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de…………….. Too-looze-low-trek, On-ree duh

Uccello, Paolo…………….. Oo-chay,loh, Pah-oh-loh

Utrillo, Maurice…………….. Ooo-tree-yoh, Moh-rees

Van der Weyden, Rogier…………….. van dare Wi-den, Roe-jeer

Van Eyck, Jan…………….. van Aye-ick, Yahn

Van Gogh, Vincent…………….. van Go

Velasquez, Diego…………….. Vay-lahss-kayss, Dee-ay-go

Vermeer, Jan…………….. Fare-meer, Yahn

Veronese…………….. Vay-roe-nay-say

Vuillard, Edouard…………….. Vwee-yahr, Ay-dwahr

Watteau, Antoine…………….. Wah-toh, On-twahn