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Quentin Bell

(1910—1996) art historian and potter


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(1910–96) Artist, art historian and biographer, son of Clive and Vanessa Bell and nephew of Virginia Woolf. He wrote a highly praised biography of Virginia Woolf (2 vols, 1972). He also wrote a memoir, Bloomsbury Recalled (1996), which was less about himself than his parents and friends.

From The Oxford Companion to English Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.


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