Winifred Knights 1899-1947

Winifred Knights 1899-1947

Hardback (28 May 2016)

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Synopsis

This book provides the only first full account of the life and work of Winifred Knights (1899-1947), the first woman to win the Prix de Rome (1920) and one of the outstanding, but until recently neglected, British women painters of the first half of the 20th century. It examines Knights' art in the context of interwar Modernism, assessing her contribution to the revival in this period of both Decorative Painting and religious imagery.

Book information

ISBN: 9781848221772
Publisher: Dulwich Picture Gallery
Imprint: Lund Humphries
Pub date:
DEWEY: 759.2
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 206
Weight: 1342g
Height: 241mm
Width: 279mm
Spine width: 25mm