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Lebrun, Charles Line breaks: Charles Le¦brun
Pronunciation: /ləˈbrəːn/

Definition of Lebrun, Charles in English:

( 1619–90), French painter, designer, and decorator. He was prominent in the development and institutionalization of French art and was a leading exponent of French classicism. In 1648 he helped to found the Royal Academy of Painting and Sculpture in Paris.

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