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DANE, Clemence (1885 - 1965), Painter, sculptor, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DANE, Clemence (1885 - 1965), Painter, sculptor, writer

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 1885; died 1965.

Painter, sculptor, writer. Portraits.

Clemence Dane was a close friend of Noël Coward during the 1920s. She studied painting under Henry Tonks at the Slade School of Art in London. She never sold her paintings while she was alive, preferring to give them as gifts to her friends. The oil portrait and bronze bust of Noël Coward in

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