Sir William Coldstream

Standard Name: Coldstream, Sir William

Connections

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Friends, Associates W. H. Auden
It was during his undergraduate years that WHA formed close friendships with his near-contemporary and fellow writer Christopher Isherwood and with fellow poet Stephen Spender . For a while these three were seen as a...

Timeline

October 1937
Sir William Coldstream founded the Euston Road School of drawing and painting. The school promoted the idea of natural realism, focussing on observation and the use of the model, and moving away from abstraction.