''For other uses of "Thomas" or "Tom", see Tom (disambiguation).''
{{Infobox Character
=Sydney, Australia
=Aspiring painter
=Claire's ex-boyfriend, Aaron's father
=''Unnamed Uncle'' 
Aaron Littleton - Son
Claire Littleton - Ex-girlfriend =Keir O'Donnell }} '''Thomas''' is Claire's ex-boyfriend and the biological father of Aaron. He lives in Australia and is an painting. After the initial shock of Claire's pregnancy, Thomas became enthusiastic about having the child with her. However, he later left Claire several months into her pregnancy after an argument with her. He said that he had thought she was on the pill and insinuated that she got pregnant intentionally. {{crossref}} ==Paintings== {{I=Thomas_Artwork.jpg=200=left=Paintings by Thomas {{crossref}}}} {{I=Thomas_Artwork_Compare.jpg=200=left=A comparison between Thomas' paintings and the mural (showing similar styles, though it is now known from the DVD that Desmond was the The Swan painter)}} {{I=1x10-3x08-thomas-painting.jpg=200=right=Comparison of the painting from Thomas' studio. Left {{crossref}} Right {{crossref}}}} Several painting are visible in Thomas' apartment and studio in {{ep}}. Fans have noted that the styles of the paintings are very similar to that of the mural in the Swan station, also known as the "Hatch painting" (see left).http// One of the paintings in the apartment from {{ep}} is later visible in the office of Charles Widmore in {{ep}} which seems to be painted by Thomas is seen in Charles's apartment in {{ep}}. (see below for explanation) LA X can be read on the bottom of the rightmost painting (see the screencap above). ==Trivia== *He is a fan of the {{link}}. *On the Official Lost Podcast/April 20, 2007, 2007 podcast, show-runners Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse clarified and implied that there's no character connection through Charles Widmore's office where a painting (Widmore){{crossref}} by Claire's ex-boyfriend Thomas {{crossref}} is displayed. They explained Jack Bender, the producing director in Hawaii, likes to add his own paintings to the show. * Actor Keir O'Donnell who played Thomas is an Australian but American-born. * In the storyline, Desmond painted the Swan mural. ''Lost'' executive producer Jack Bender is known to have painted it as he also paints nearly all, if not all, of the paintings for the sets, thus the similarities. (Official Lost Podcast/April 20, 2007, 2007 podcast) ==See also== *Paintings (Widmore) {{Nav-Claire}} arطوماس deThomas esThomas frThomas itThomas nlThomas plThomas ptThomas ruТомас CategoryCharacters CategorySeason 1 characters CategoryFathers CategoryFlashback Characters CategoryClaire's flashback characters CategoryArtists CategoryAustralian characters CategoryEpisodic characters