joshua, sir reynolds


Sir Joshua, 1723–92, English painter. Unabridged
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Reynolds (ˈrɛnəldz)
1.  Albert. born 1935, Irish politician: leader of the Fianna Fáil party and prime minister of the Republic of Ireland (1994--96)
2.  Sir Joshua. 1723--92, English portrait painter. He was the first president of the Royal Academy (1768): the annual lectures he gave there, published as Discourses, are important contributions to art theory and criticism

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