dame laura knight ra (1877-1970)

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Dame Laura Knight is best known for her captivating studies and paintings of the world of London’s ballet, theatre and circus. She devotes an entire chapter in her autobiography Oil Paint and Grease Paint to her experience painting backstage at the Coliseum during Diaghilev’s season. She had returned from a trip to Cornwall in January in 1919 and whilst her husband, Harold, painted...

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