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Corporal Elspeth Henderson and Sergeant Helen Turner, 1941 by Laura Knight. During the second world war Henderson and Turner were awarded the Military Medal for bravery for continuing to work on their switchboard even as their RAF base was bombed. Military Art, Military History, Military Women, Military Uniforms, Munier, English Artists, British Artists, Battle Of Britain, National Portrait Gallery

Laura Knight: Portraits – review

The propaganda pieces Knight painted during the war are the most stirring in this bite-sized review of her career, writes Rachel Cooke

Harold Knight, 1874 - 1961 (britscher Maler - Knight war mit der Malerin Laura Knight verheiratet - "Portrait of Laura Knight", Famous Portraits, Paintings Famous, Famous Portrait Artists, Portrait Paintings, Female Portrait, Art Paintings, Nottingham, Women Artist, Classical Realism

The Life of Trailblazing Artist Dame Laura Knight

The 13 December sale of Victorian, Pre-Raphaelite & British Impressionist Art will include a varied selection of works by Dame Laura Knight and a highly sensitive portrait of Laura by her husband Harold in which she is holding one of her canvases and surrounded by books – her hair is fashionably…

Pearl Johnson, 1927 by British artist Dame Laura Knight Harlem Renaissance, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Vincent Van Gogh, Munier, Bo Bartlett, English Artists, British Artists, Paul Klee, African American Art

Dame Laura Knight and the nude controversy

A girl who made it into art school at 13 was always going to go far in life. And as a pioneering painter of women and war, Dame Laura Knight – the subject of a new exhibition – didn’t disappoint. By Kathryn Hughes

Portrait of Dame Laura Knight Reading The breakfast table, 1927 The green book Alfred Munnings reading The reader . Reading Art, Woman Reading, People Reading, Critique D'art, Knight Art, Green Books, English Artists, Lectures, Book Reader

Young Woman Reading

This is a portrait of the distinguished English painter Dame Laura Knight (1877-1970), painted by her husband Harold Knight (1874-1961) long before she became a Dame. An exhibition of her work is on at the moment at Penlee House, Penzance,...

'Corporal J. Robins, Women's Auxiliary Air Force', 1941 by Dame Laura Knight ~ IWM (Imperial War Museums) Arte Dc Comics, Sir Anthony, Knight Art, English Artists, British Artists, National Portrait Gallery, Camille Pissarro, Art Uk, Military Art

Laura Knight: Portraits – in pictures

The artist's portraits from the 1920s, 30s and 40s, so long out of fashion, make a fascinating exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

Clare Woods, Laura Knight, Sarah Morris: the week's art shows in pictures Munier, Leila, Jr Art, Knight Art, English Artists, British Artists, Ballet, National Portrait Gallery, Portrait Art

Laura Knight: Portraits – in pictures

The artist's portraits from the 1920s, 30s and 40s, so long out of fashion, make a fascinating exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

Corporal J. Pearson GC, Women's Auxiliary Air Force by Laura Knight. Daphne Pearson was the first woman to receive the George Cross (awarded for gallantry not in the face of battle) and one of only 13 to do so. George Cross, Social Realism, Knight Art, English Artists, British Artists, Battle Of Britain, Art Uk, Military Art, Military History

Corporal J. D. M. Pearson, GC, WAAF

Art.IWM ART LD 626. image: A portrait of Pearson on duty looking up at the sky and holding a respirator.

The Ballet Girl and the Dressmaker Dame Laura Knight (English, Oil on canvas.The model was a dancer named Barbara Bonnar; ‘…a vital and sparkling young creature, [who] was rehearsing for a show at the time and many of the. Ballet Girls, Ballet Dancers, Ballet Painting, Figure Painting, Figure Drawing, Knight Art, English Artists, Impressionist Art, Dressmaking

Laura Knight - The Ballet Girl and the the Dressmaker

The model was a dancer named Barbara Bonnar; ‘…a vital and sparkling young creature, [who] was rehearsing for a show at the time and many of the sittings had to take place in the early morning before she went to the theatre.’ A detailed figure drawing for the painting is in the collection of Nottingham City Art Gallery. The artist’s own dressmaker, Miss Fergusson, posed for the woman making the alterations to the dress; ‘her hands and type were perfect.’ The picture was originally intended…

View Betty and William Jacklin by Dame Laura Knight on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Dame Laura Knight. Munier, English Artists, British Artists, Knight Art, Best Portraits, Camille Pissarro, Illustrations, Mother And Child, Edgar Degas

Laura Knight ~ Portraits :: Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery

At last, London heads west, and the Laura Knight 'Portraits' exhibition managed to make its way from the National Portrait Gallery, down to the bit of the south west beyond the out-of-action Dawlish sea wall, and into the Plymouth City...

Take-Off Interior of a Bomber Aircraft Laura Knight Aircraft - Aircraft art - Aircraft design - vint Women Artist, Aircraft Interiors, Aircraft Painting, National Portrait Gallery, Wow Art, Art Uk, Aviation Art, Military Art, Military Service

Laura Knight: Portraits – in pictures

The artist's portraits from the 1920s, 30s and 40s, so long out of fashion, make a fascinating exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery

View Comedy Riders by Dame Laura Knight on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Dame Laura Knight. Circus Pictures, Circo Vintage, Horse Posters, Knight Art, Circus Art, English Artists, Art Prints For Sale, Vintage Artwork, Horse Art

Dame Laura Knight, R.A., R.W.S. (1877-1970) , Comedy Riders

Dame Laura Knight - Comedy Riders

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Favourite Great War Paintings

Without running the risk of knowing if this topic has arisen before, I would like to propose an open question to all members who care enough about art to comment on: My favourite Great War painting is _____________ , because____________ . The floor is open. I hope you have lots of favourites. Ple...

Susie and the Wash Basin by Laura Knight Date painted: 1929 Oil on canvas, 61 x 61 cm Collection: Harris Museum & Art Gallery Munier, English Artists, British Artists, Museum Art Gallery, Knight Art, Irish Art, Ballet, Vintage Artwork, Art Uk

Laura Knight (1877 – 1970, English)

Susie And The Wash-Basin Master John Walter Wolseley Lamorna Birch And His Daughters Dressing The Children Girls Picking Flowers By The Sea The Beach Young Gypsies Painting Of Hop Pickers The Hop-P…

Susie and the Wash Basin by Laura Knight Date painted: 1929 Oil on canvas, 61 x 61 cm Collection: Harris Museum & Art Gallery Munier, English Artists, British Artists, Museum Art Gallery, Knight Art, Irish Art, Ballet, Vintage Artwork, Art Uk

Laura Knight (1877 – 1970, English)

Susie And The Wash-Basin Master John Walter Wolseley Lamorna Birch And His Daughters Dressing The Children Girls Picking Flowers By The Sea The Beach Young Gypsies Painting Of Hop Pickers The Hop-P…

Dame Laura Knight – Portrait of a Lady – – DIY Geschenke und Hochzeit Most Popular Artists, English Artists, British Artists, Avant Garde Artists, Knight Art, Pastel Portraits, Royal Academy Of Arts, Art Deco, Portrait Sketches

Dame Laura Knight R.A. (1877-1970) Portrait of a lady 50.5 x 33 cm. (19 7/8 x 13 in.)

Dame Laura Knight - Portrait of a Lady