Duncan Grant


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Related to Duncan Grant: Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell, David Garnett
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Noun1.Duncan Grant - Scottish painterDuncan Grant - Scottish painter; cousin of Lytton Strachey and member of the Bloomsbury Group (1885-1978)
Bloomsbury Group - an inner circle of writers and artists and philosophers who lived in or around Bloomsbury early in the 20th century and were noted for their unconventional lifestyles
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Look out for those mentioned in the first paragraph of this article along with Edward Burne-Jones, Beatrix Potter, Pierre Bonnard, Lucien Pissarro, Patrick Heron, Francis Bacon, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant.
He attended pottery classes at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts and worked at Yeoman Pottery in Kensington, coming under the influence of Cuthbert Hamilton, a member of the Vorticist group who had worked at the Omega pottery with Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant.
This biography of Patrick Nelson, the lover and lifelong friend of Bloomsbury Group artist Duncan Grant, reveals the many lives of a queer black Jamaican man during much of the 20th century.
One of the most extraordinary--and inherently controversial--things about this complex and astonishing project, executed between 1941 and 1944 by Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, and Quentin Bell, is their positioning of a cast of local people and sights within the works.
In the walled garden at Charleston in Sussex, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant nurtured what was, in effect, a studio en plein air, its palette and arrangement occasioning both garden scenes and still lifes.
Forster, John Maynard Keynes, Clive Bell, Lytton Strachey and Duncan Grant.
The Charleston Papers consist in the main of letters written to or by Clive and Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant which had accumulated in their home; the library houses Quentin Bell's photocopied set; letters from Roger Fry, Maynard Keynes, Lytton Strachey, Virginia Woolf, Vita Sackville-West, E.
Artists Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell - now played by Rupert Penry-Jones and Eve Best - are nature fans obsessed by the creatures in their gardens and surrounding areas.
Vanessa's relationship with her husband is crumbling and she comes to the realisation that she is in love with Duncan Grant and so begins a life devoted to him and her children.
In stark contrast to her sister, Vanessa's relationship with her own husband is crumbling and she comes to the painful realisation that she is in love with Duncan Grant and so begins a life devoted to him, painting and her children.
The racy drama about the Bloomsbury set finds Vanessa setting up home with Duncan Grant and his lover David Garnett (Jack Davenport, right).
Indeed, his artist friend Duncan Grant ( James Norton) is worried he's got no social skills and is concerned about his homosexual urges.