Sir Joshua Reynolds

English portrait painter and first president of the Royal Academy (1723-1792)
Syn: ↑Reynolds
Instance Hypernyms: ↑painter

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  • Joshua Reynolds — Sir Joshua Reynolds en un autorretrato (Uffizi de Florencia). Sir Joshua Reynolds, miembro de la Royal Academy, de la Royal Society y la Royal Society of Arts de Londres (16 de julio de 1723 – 23 de febrero de 1792) fue uno de los más importantes …   Wikipedia Español

  • Joshua Reynolds — Joshua Reynolds: Selbstporträt Sir Joshua Reynolds (* 16. Juli 1723 in Plympton bei Plymouth; † 23. Februar 1792 in London) war der einflussreichste englische Maler des 18. Jahrhunderts und der erste Vorsitzende der Royal Academy of Arts …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Joshua Reynolds — Infobox Artist name = Sir Joshua Reynolds honorific suffix = RA FRS FRSA thumb imagesize = 200px caption = Self portrait birthname = Joshua Reynolds birthdate = birth date|1723|7|16|df=y deathdate = death date and age|1792|2|23|1723|7|16|df=y… …   Wikipedia

  • Reynolds, Sir Joshua — born July 16, 1723, Plympton, Devon, Eng. died Feb. 23, 1792, London British portrait painter. Son of a clergyman schoolmaster, he was apprenticed to a London portraitist in 1740. His large group portrait The Eliot Family (с 1746) reveals the… …   Universalium

  • Joshua Reynolds — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Reynolds et Joshua. Joshua Reynolds …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Reynolds, Sir Joshua — (16 jul. 1723, Plympton, Devon, Inglaterra–23 feb. 1792, Londres). Pintor de retratos británico. Hijo de un maestro clérigo, fue aprendiz de un retratista londinense en 1740. Su gran retrato colectivo La familia Eliot ( 1746) revela la influencia …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Reynolds,Sir Joshua — Reyn·olds (rĕnʹəldz), Sir Joshua. 1723 1792. British portrait painter and critic considered one of the most important figures in the history of English painting. * * * …   Universalium

  • REYNOLDS, SIR JOSHUA —    the chief of English portrait painters, born near Plymouth; went to London in 1740 to study art, and remained three years; visited Italy and the great centres of art there, when he lost his hearing, and settled in London in 1752, where he… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Reynolds, Sir Joshua — (1723 1792)    Painter and writer on art, s. of a clergyman and schoolmaster at Plympton, Devonshire. After studying art in Italy, he settled in London, where he attained extraordinary fame as a portrait painter. He is regarded as the greatest… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Sir George Beaumont, 7th Baronet — Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Baronet (6 November 1753–7 February 1827), was a British art patron and amateur painter. He played a crucial part in the creation of London s National Gallery by making the first bequest of paintings to that… …   Wikipedia

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