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Gains·bor·ough

 (gānz′bûr′ō, -bər-ə), Thomas 1727-1788.
British portrait and landscape painter. His masterpieces include The Harvest Wagon (1767) and The Blue Boy (1770).

Gainsborough

(ˈɡeɪnzbərə; -brə)
n
(Biography) Thomas. 1727–88, English painter, noted particularly for his informal portraits and for his naturalistic landscapes

Gains•bor•ough

(ˈgeɪnzˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ; Brit. -bər ə)

n.
Thomas, 1727–88, English painter.
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