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Holbein

[hohl-bahyn; German hawl-bahyn] /ˈhoʊl baɪn; German ˈhɔl baɪn/
noun
1.
Hans
[hahns] /hɑns/ (Show IPA),
("the elder") 1465?–1524, German painter.
2.
his son, Hans ("the younger") 1497?–1543, German painter who worked chiefly in England.
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Holbein

/German ˈhɔlbain/
noun
1.
Hans (hans), known as Holbein the Elder. 1465– 1524, German painter
2.
his son, Hans, known as Holbein the Younger. 1497–1543, German painter and engraver; court painter to Henry VIII of England (1536–43). He is noted particularly for his portraits, such as those of Erasmus (1524; 1532) and Sir Thomas More (1526)
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