n.1.A female regent.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Describing Regentesses in the Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1868, Thore wrote, 'The life-size figures modelled in broad, flamboyant strokes, protrude out of the frame in relief.
Regentesses was held in particularly high esteem; elements of the painting reappear again and again in the work of Hals' imitators.
Late in life when Frans Hals was in his eighties he painted dual group portraits of the Regents and Regentesses of the Old Men's Almshouse.
Su critica se baso en los mismos casos que Berger habia estudiado, algunos tan emblematicos como los dos cuadros de Frans Regents and Regentesses of the Old Men's Alms House (Howels, 2003, p.
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