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Craxton, John Leith (1922-2009), artist

Magdalen Evans

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/101581
Craxton, John Leith (1922-2009), artist


Craxton, John Leith (1922-2009), artist, was born on 3 October 1922 at Acombe Lodge, 8 Grove End Road, St John's Wood, London, the fourth of five sons and fourth of six children of (Thomas) Harold Hunt Craxton (1885-1971), pianist, and his wife, Essie May, née Faulkner (1890-1977), violinist. Craxton and ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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