Pevsner

[ pevz-ner; Russian pyef-snyir ]
/ ˈpɛvz nər; Russian ˈpyɛf snyɪr /

noun

An·toine [French ahn-twan] /French ɑ̃ˈtwan/, 1886–1962, French sculptor and painter, born in Russia (brother of Naum Gabo).

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British Dictionary definitions for pevsner

Pevsner

/ (ˈpɛvznə) /

noun

Antoine (ɑ̃twan). 1886–1962, French constructivist sculptor and painter, born in Russia; brother of Naum Gabo
Sir Nikolaus (ˈnɪkəlaʊs). 1902–83, British architectural historian, born in Germany: his series Buildings of England (1951–74) describes every structure of account in the country
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