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CARRINGTON, Dora (1893 - 1932), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARRINGTON, Dora (1893 - 1932), Painter, watercolourist

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 29 March 1893, in Hereford; died 11 March 1932, in Ham Spray near Newbury (Berkshire).

Painter, watercolourist. Figures, portraits, flowers.

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Dora Carrington, who preferred to be identified by her surname only, studied at the Slade School of Art in London (1910-1914), where she won several prizes, and where she met Mark Gertler, who had a marked influence

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