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COLLINS, Cecil (1908 - 1989), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COLLINS, Cecil (1908 - 1989), Painter

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 23 March 1908, in Plymouth; died 4 June 1989, in London.

Painter. Figure compositions.

[not available online]Cecil Collins studied at Plymouth School of Art (1923-1927) and the Royal College of Art, London (1927-1931). Prior to these courses of study he had been apprenticed to an engineering firm, but he obtained scholarships which enabled him to study art. Often referred to as

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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