van de Velde

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van de Velde (ˌvæn də ˈvɛldə)
 
n
1.  Adriaen. 1636--72, Dutch painter of landscapes with animals and figures
2.  his uncle, Esaias. ?1591--1630, Dutch landscape and genre painter, noted for such works as The Winter Scene (1623)
3.  Henry. 1863--1957, Belgian architect and designer, who introduced the British Arts and Crafts movement to the Continent and helped to develop the Art Nouveau style
4.  Willem, known as the Elder: father of Adriaen van de Velde. 1611--93, Dutch marine painter, working in England as court painter to Charles II
5.  his son, Willem, known as the Younger. 1633--1707, Dutch marine painter, working in England as court painter to Charles II

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van de velde

noun
Belgian architect (1863-1957) 
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