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Delaroche

[duh-la-rawsh]
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noun
  1. (Hip·po·lyte) Paul [ee-paw-leet pawl] /i pɔˈlit pɔl/, 1797–1856, French historical and portrait painter.
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Historical Examples

  • Delaroche, on the other hand, was overwhelmed with praise and commissions.

    The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)

    Richard Muther

  • Delaroche, however, had a more kindly heart than Millet imagined.

    Millet 

    Percy Moore Turner

  • All night Delaroche sat by the bed of his wife, in the big, empty, ruined convent.

    Caybigan

    James Hopper

  • His alter ego was Delaroche, to whom he gave his daughter in marriage.

    Balzac

    Frederick Lawton

  • Delaroche was not troubled by ideals, and had no affectation of them.


British Dictionary definitions for delaroche

Delaroche

noun
  1. (Hippolyte) Paul . 1797–1859, French painter of portraits and sentimental historical scenes, such as The Children of Edward IV in the Tower (1830)
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