Definition of Vanbrugh, Sir John in English:

Vanbrugh, Sir John

Line breaks: Sir John Van|brugh
Pronunciation: /ˈvanbrə
( 1664–1726), English architect and dramatist. His comedies include The Relapse (1696) and The Provok'd Wife (1697). Among his architectural works are Castle Howard in Yorkshire (1702) and Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire (1705), both produced in collaboration with Nicholas Hawksmoor.

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