Mark Gertler

Standard Name: Gertler, Mark


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Cultural formation Dora Carrington
Here, Morrell and another guest, writer Aldous Huxley (who were both friends of and loyal to Carrington's admirer Mark Gertler ), confronted Carrington about her reluctance to give up her virginity. She described the episode...
Education Dorothy Brett
DB attended the Slade School of Art , where she formed close friendships with Mark Gertler and Dora Carrington .
Hignett, Sean. Brett. Franklin Watts, 1985.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Education Dora Carrington
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, No. 17, p. 37.
and in that of...
Family and Intimate relationships Dorothy Brett
As well as sharing a house in Hampstead for some time with her close and loyal friend Mansfield , DB lived for a while with Mark Gertler as her lodger (who, however, was not her...
Family and Intimate relationships Mary Butts
Her accounts of her marriage were disingenuous in several respects. She described it as one of those War-marriages between very young people,
Blondel, Nathalie. Mary Butts: Scenes from the Life. McPherson & Company, 1998.
which was hardly accurate when she was at the time twenty-seven. Rodker...
Family and Intimate relationships Dora Carrington
DC maintained a close, but rarely sexual, relationship with her fellow painter Mark Gertler .
Gerzina, Gretchen. Carrington: A Life of Dora Carrington, 1893-1932. John Murray, 1989.
29-31, 128
Family and Intimate relationships Dora Carrington
DC 's mother, Charlotte (Houghton) Carrington , was born in the 1850s into a family of whom little is known, but which lived in Kent and was of a lower class than the Carringtons (...
Family and Intimate relationships Dora Carrington
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, 1994.
19, 21, 25
But Gertler fell in love with her, like his friend Christopher Nevinson , who first introduced...
Fictionalization Dora Carrington
Carrington was reimagined (often disturbingly) by a number of her literary contemporaries. Gilbert Cannan , whom she met through Mark Gertler , dedicated to her a novel, Mendel, published in October 1916, in which...
Friends, Associates Elizabeth von Arnim
On her return to London, EA found that her husband's smear campaign had effectively alienated her from her established social set. She responded by cultivating a friendship with a younger man, Alexander Stuart Frere-Reeves
Friends, Associates Mary Agnes Hamilton
One of Lee's beliefs, pronounced that evening, was: Patriotism . . . is the power to be ashamed of your country.
Hamilton, Mary Agnes. Remembering My Good Friends. Jonathan Cape, 1944.
MAH credits Lady Ottoline with holding the pacifist movement together; many meetings took...
Friends, Associates Nina Hamnett
At this time she began to meet people connected with the modernist movement, like Carrington and Mark Gertler . She met and sat for the sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska , and she also met the painter...
Friends, Associates Dorothy Brett
Brett moved in various distinct social circles. Augustus John was an admired acquaintance. Virginia Woolf , a friend, nevertheless commented in 1921 on Brett being one of the entourage of Lady Ottoline Morrell , and...
Friends, Associates Virginia Woolf
After this VW saw Ottoline Morrell many times at Garsington and at Ottoline's other salons, where guests included W. B. Yeats , Aldous Huxley , Mark Gertler , and Dorothy Brett , among many others...
Friends, Associates Dora Carrington
DC met D. H. Lawrence , Frieda Lawrence , and David Garnett at the home of another writer, Gilbert Cannan : Cholesbury Manor House in Cholesbury, where she was a guest with Mark Gertler .
Gerzina, Gretchen. Carrington: A Life of Dora Carrington, 1893-1932. John Murray, 1989.


November 1905
The first exhibition of the Friday Club was held at the Alpine Club Gallery , London.