Derain

[duh-ran]
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noun

An·dré [ahn-drey] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ/, 1880–1954, French painter.

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Historical Examples of derain

  • The man who influenced Derain, and to some extent Picasso, is not likely to have been less.

    Since Czanne

    Clive Bell

  • Sooner or later the critic who wishes to be taken seriously must say his word about Derain.

    Since Czanne

    Clive Bell

  • Derain's problem is different, and perhaps more exacting still.

    Since Czanne

    Clive Bell

  • Even the fun of Derain is not the essentially modern fun of Massine.

    Since Czanne

    Clive Bell

  • Derain is neither flippant nor exasperated; he is humorous, and tragic sometimes.

    Since Czanne

    Clive Bell


British Dictionary definitions for derain

Derain

noun

André (ɑ̃dre). 1880–1954, French painter, noted for his Fauvist pictures (1905–08)
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