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Lawrence, Sir Thomas Line breaks: Sir Thomas Law|rence
Pronunciation: /ˈlɒrəns/

Definition of Lawrence, Sir Thomas in English:

( 1769–1830), English painter. He achieved success with his full-length portrait (1789) of Queen Charlotte, the wife of King George III, and by 1810 he was recognized as the leading portrait painter of his time.

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