For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...

Alberto Savinio


Who is Alberto Savinio?

Alberto Savinio, real name Andrea Francesco Alberto de Chirico was an Italian writer, painter, musician, journalist, essayist, playwright, set designer and composer. He was the younger brother of 'metaphysical' painter Giorgio de Chirico. His work often dealt with philosophical and psychological themes, and he also was heavily concerned with the philosophy of art.

  • also known as Andrea Francesco Alberto de Chirico
  • born on (124 years ago) in Athens
  • nationality: Italy
  • education: Athens Conservatoire
  • profession: Artist, musician, visual artist, music artist
  • died on (63 years ago) in Rome
  • written works: "Speaking to Clio", "La casa ispirata", "Angelica o la notte di magio", "Tragedia dell'infanzia", "Paris then", "Vie des fantômes", "Con Savinio", "Hermaphrodito", "Aquiles enamorado", "La nostra anima", "Infanzia di Nivasio Dolcemare", "Vuestra Historia", "Capitaine Ulysse", "Dico a te, Clio", "Ascolto il tuo cuore, città", "Maupassant e l'altro", "The departure of the Argonaut", "La boîte à musique", "Narrate, uomini, la vostra storia", "La Infancia de Nivasio Dolcemare", "Lives of the Gods", "Achille innamorato", "Operatic lives", "Scritti dispersi, 1943-1952", "Alcesti di Samuele", "Nuova enciclopedia", "Il sogno meccanico", "Tragödie der Kindheit", "Introduction à une vie de Mercure", "Torre di guardia", "Sorte dell'Europa", "Destin de l'Europe, transl Lise Chapuis", "Tragedy of childhood", "Vita di Enrico Ibsen", "Partita rimandata", "Capitano Ulisse", "Childhood of Nivasio Dolcemare", "L'Intensité dramatique de Léopardi", "Nuestra Alma", "Scatola sonora", "Vie de Henrik Ibsen", "Il signor Dido", "Omaggio a Alberto Savinio", "Palchetti romani"

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alberto Savinio

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

Cordova, Seward, Anchorage, Kodiak, Dutch Harbor, Adak Naval Station, Nome Alaska's Scenic Capital Juneau Alaska turkey Alaska salmon Albany beef Hudson River sturgeon Albaturkey Albuquerque, New Mexico Albemarle Island, Galápagos Isabela Albert the Good Prince Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel of Saxe-CoburgGotha, Prince Consort of Queen Victoria Alberto Moravia Alberto Pincherle Alberto Savinio Andrea de Chirico Albert's disease inflammation of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences (2013)

by Byron Kaldis

Above all, in literature, scholars like Alberto Savinio, Georges Perec, Italo Calvino, or Jorge Luis Borges came to explore the paradoxes of any such totalizing attempt and to announce the end of any encyclopedic effort. However, a surprising renewal was to take place in the 1970s. Contrary to what might have been expected, encyclopedia took up a new integrative ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Alberto Savinio

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Alberto Savinio to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary