Definition of Masaccio in English:

Masaccio

proper noun

  • (1401–28), Italian painter; born Tommaso Giovanni di Simone Guidi. A pioneer in the application of the laws of perspective to painting, he is remembered particularly for his frescoes in the Brancacci Chapel in the church of Santa Maria del Carmine in Florence (1424–7).

Pronunciation

Masaccio

/maˈsatʃɪəʊ/