Definition of West, Benjamin in English:

West, Benjamin

Line breaks: Ben|ja¦min West
Pronunciation: /wɛst
  • (1738–1820), American painter, resident in Britain from 1763. He became historical painter to George III in 1769 and the second president of the Royal Academy in 1792. Notable works: The Death of General Wolfe (1771).

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