Definition of Peruginesque in English:

Peruginesque

adjective

  • Resembling the mannerist style of the Italian painter Perugino.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From the name of Pietro Vannucci, Italian painter, known as Perugino after the town of Perugia, near which he was born + -esque, after German peruginesk.

Pronunciation

Peruginesque

/pəˌruːdʒɪˈnɛsk/