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Holbein, Hans

Syllabification: Hol·bein, Hans
Pronunciation: /ˈhōlˌbīn
 
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Definition of Holbein, Hans in English:

( 1497–1543), German painter and engraver; known as Holbein the Younger. He was commissioned by Henry VIII to supply portraits of the king’s prospective brides.

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