Definition of Carracci in English:

Carracci

proper noun

  • The name of a family of Italian painters comprised of brothers Annibale (1560–1609) and Agostino (1557–1602) and their cousin Ludovico (1555–1619). Together they established a teaching academy at Bologna. Annibale is famed for his frescoes on the ceiling of the Farnese Gallery in Rome and for his invention of the caricature.

Pronunciation

Carracci

/kəˈräCHē/