Definition of Vanbrugh, Sir John in English:

Vanbrugh, Sir John

proper noun

  • (1664–1726), British architect and playwright. His comedies include The Relapse (1696) and The Provok'd Wife (1697). His architectural works include Castle Howard (1702) and Blenheim Palace (1705), both produced in collaboration with Nicholas Hawksmoor (1661-1736).

Pronunciation

Vanbrugh, Sir John

/ˈvanbrə/