Definition of Reynolds, Sir Joshua in English:

Reynolds, Sir Joshua

Syllabification: Reyn·olds, Sir Joshua
Pronunciation: /ˈrenəldz
  • (1723–92), English painter. The first president of the Royal Academy (1768), he sought to raise portraiture to the status of historical painting by adapting poses and settings from classical statues and Renaissance paintings.

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