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LAWRENCE, David Herbert (1885 - 1930), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAWRENCE, David Herbert (1885 - 1930), Painter

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British, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 1885, in Eastwood (Nottinghamshire); died 1930, in Vence, France.



D.H. Lawrence's paintings explore the erotic themes addressed in his novels and other writings. Recognised as a visual pendant to his literary works, rather than for any intrinsic artistic merit, the expressionistic canvases were shown at the Warren Gallery in London in 1929, where they attracted large

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