quincentenary


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Synonyms for quincentenary

the 500th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

of or relating to a 500th anniversary

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On the quincentenary of his death, few, if any, of Hieronymus Bosch's contemporaries can claim a similar level of continuing fame.
Pioneer Ethnographer of Sixteenth-Century Aztec, compilado por Klor de Alva, Nicholson y Quinones Keber, o Sahagun at 500: Essays on the Quincentenary of the Birth of fr.
Northeast Indian Quarterly: View From the Shore: American Indian Perspectives on the Quincentenary, 7.
An interactive exhibition marking the quincentenary of the bloodbath was held in a marquee.
We can infer from the booklet accompanying recordings of two earlier such pieces, Agricola I and III, on the 2006 Fretwork compact disc of Agricola's chansons [Har-monia Mundi HMU 907421] that it is the latest installment in Fitch's ongoing multi-movement cycle Agricologies commemorating the quincentenary of the composer Alexander Agricola's death in 1506.
At the time, an English-language study of Dufay was certainly needed--Charles Hamm had laid some groundwork with his A Chronology of the Works of Guillaume Dufay, Based on a Study of Mensural Practice (Princeton University Press, 1964), and various results of biographical and musical research had come out of the Dufay quincentenary conference held at the City University of New York in 1974 (the proceedings, edited by Allan Atlas, were published by CUNY in 1976), but a narrative study of Dufay's entire life and output was still lacking.
I do not believe it is purely coincidental that the collection was first published in 1992, the quincentenary of the arrival of Europeans to the continent they did not even know existed.
The year 2009 marked the quincentenary of Calvin's birth.
To begin, historian Michel-Rolph Trouillot, writing about the Columbus quincentenary in the United States in 1992, argues that the making of a 'public face' through commemoration necessarily depends on the singularization of a specific historical moment; in Champlain's case, the founding of Quebec City on July 3, 1608.
The book series is one element of the broader Calvin Quincentenary, an international, multidisciplinary, and nondenominational celebration of the life and work of John Calvin, corresponding to the five-hundredth anniversary of his 1509 birth.
They were spotted by motorists leaping from the Quincentenary Bridge into the swollen Corrib in Galway city shortly before 9am on Saturday.
From celebrations in Latin America to exhibitions, debates and conferences in the United States, Canada, Europe and Russia, commemorative events are taking place around the world to mark the quincentenary of the birth of the French humanist and religious reformer, Jean Calvin.
NEXT YEAR, IN HONOUR OF THE QUINCENTENARY OF PALLADIO'S BIRTH, LONDON'S ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS WILL PRESENT THE FIRST UK EXHIBITION DEVOTED TO THE RENAISSANCE MASTER IN OVER 30 YEARS.