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British Dictionary definitions for sluter


  1. Claus (klaʊs). ?1345–1406, Dutch sculptor, working in Burgundy, whose realism influenced many sculptors and painters in 15th-century Europe. He is best known for the portal sculptures and the Well of Moses in the Carthusian monastery at Champnol
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  • Then he and his assistant, Sluter, made a second series, which was continued until 1840.

    The Popular Science Monthly, October, 1900