Gainsborough Thomas - definition of Gainsborough Thomas by The Free Dictionary
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).
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Gainsborough considered himself primarily as a landscape artist - but it was as a painter of portraits that he made his name.