[geynz-bur-oh, -buhr-oh; British geynz-ber-uh]
- Thomas,1727–88, English painter.
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The Daily Pic: Gainsborough's "Blue Boy" once held the price record.'The Scream', in 1921?
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But with Gainsborough the place was nothing—it was the spirit of it that charmed him.Six Centuries of Painting
The portraits of Gainsborough possess this in a high degree.Rembrandt and His Works
He imitated Gainsborough for landscape, and Reynolds for portraits.'Art in England
Accident stepped in; Gainsborough lay in bed with a chill and could not move.
Consequently not I, but Miss Gainsborough succeeds my mother in the title and the property.
- Thomas. 1727–88, English painter, noted particularly for his informal portraits and for his naturalistic landscapes
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