Meaning of Sienese
Pronunciation: (sē"u-nēz', -nēs'), [key]
— adj., n., pl. -ese.
- of or pertaining to Siena or its people.
- pertaining to or designating the style of painting developed in Siena during the late 13th and 14th centuries, characterized by a use of Byzantine forms and iconography modified by an increased three-dimensional quality, decorative linear rhythms, and harmonious, although sometimes ornamental, color.
- an inhabitant of Siena.