Eakins
biographical name Thomas 1844-1916 American artist

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  • Eakins — Eakins, Thomas …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Eakins —   [ eɪkɪnz], Thomas, amerikanischer Maler, * Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) 25. 7. 1844, ✝ ebenda 25. 6. 1916; einer der bedeutendsten amerikanischen Maler des 19. Jahrhunderts; studierte u. a. in Paris bei L. Gérôme und L. Bonnat, war beeinflusst… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Eakins — [ā′kinz] Thomas 1844 1916; U.S. painter & sculptor …   English World dictionary

  • Eakins — Fotografie des jungen Eakins Selbstporträt, 1902 Thomas Cowperthwait Eakins [ˈtɒməs ˈkaʊpəθweɪt ˈeɪkɪn …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eakins — Thomas Eakins Thomas Eakins, Swimming Hole Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins, né le 25 juillet 1844 à Philadelphie et décédé le 25 juin 1916 est un peintre américain. Biographie Thomas Eakins fut élève aux Beaux Arts de …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Eakins — There are several people with the surname Eakins: *Thomas Eakins (1844 – 1916), American artist. *John Eakins (died 1998), Canadian politician …   Wikipedia

  • Eakins — /ay kinz/, n. Thomas, 1844 1916, U.S. painter. * * * …   Universalium

  • Eakins — This unusual name, with the modern variants Eakin and Ekins, can be either a patronymic or a metronymic i.e. derived from the personal name of the first bearer s father or mother. As a patronymic it derives from (a)ed a medieval pet form of Adam… …   Surnames reference

  • Eakins — Ea|kins, Thomas (1844 1916) a US painter who used a very realistic style …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Eakins — Ea•kins [[t]ˈeɪ kɪnz[/t]] n. big Thomas, 1844–1916, U.S. painter …   From formal English to slang

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