Critic Jane Hill
notes that though Carrington entered the Slade at a remarkable period in its own history (Henry Tonks
called it a second, and last, crisis of brilliance)
Birne, Eleanor. “At Dulwich Picture Gallery”. London Review of Books, Vol.
, No. 17, p. 37.
and in that of...
Family and Intimate relationships
The two met at the Slade
and their relationship was for Carrington mainly concerned with painting.
Hill, Jane, and Michael Holroyd. The Art of Dora Carrington. Herbert Press.
19, 21, 25
But Gertler fell in love with her, like his friend Christopher Nevinson
, who first introduced...
The story begins with the ambitions and emotional entanglements of a small group of Slade School of Art
students (two men, Paul Tarrant and the precocious success Kit Neville, and one strikingly talented woman, Elinor...
February 1916: Painter C. R. W. Nevinson scored a great...
Painter C. R. W. Nevinson
scored a great success with his first one-man show, at the Leicester Galleries in London, of paintings expressive of the dehumanised violence of modern warfare.
March 1918: The second exhibition of C. R. W. Nevinson,...
The second exhibition of C. R. W. Nevinson
, now an Official War Artist, included a painting of dead British soldiers lying amid mud and barbed wire, entitled Paths of Glory, which the censor banned.