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Flaxman

[flaks-muh n]
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noun
  1. John,1755–1826, English sculptor and draftsman.
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Historical Examples

  • Mr. Flaxman Reed was the first to take the empty seat by Audrey's side.

    Audrey Craven

    May Sinclair

  • If any one could help Vincent now, it might be Mr. Flaxman Reed.

    Audrey Craven

    May Sinclair

  • Why didn't Mr. Flaxman Reed have a proper carpet on the floor?

    Audrey Craven

    May Sinclair

  • But his judgment was a foregone conclusion; Mr. Flaxman Reed was not large-minded.

    Audrey Craven

    May Sinclair

  • Stothard, Blake, and Flaxman are the names that come freshest to memory in this connection.

    The Library

    Andrew Lang


British Dictionary definitions for flaxman

Flaxman

noun
  1. John . 1755–1826, English neoclassical sculptor and draughtsman, noted particularly for his monuments and his engraved illustrations for the Iliad, the Odyssey, and works by Dante and Aeschylus
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