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Euston Road school catalogue of an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Arts Council of Great Britain.

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Published by The Arts Council in London .
Written in English


  • Gowing, Lawrence -- , Lawrence, -- Sir, -- 1918-

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Statementby GrahamBell... [et al.] ; [introduction by William Townsend].
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Open LibraryOL18511219M

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The Euston Road School is a term applied to a group of English painters, active either as staff or students at the School of Drawing and Painting in London between and The School opened in October at premises in Fitzroy Street before moving to / Euston Road in February The School was founded by William Coldstream, Victor Pasmore and Claude Artists: Rodrigo Moynihan, Graham Bell, William . The artists of the Euston Road School reacted against avant-garde styles. Instead they asserted the importance of painting traditional subjects in a realist manner. This attitude was based on a political agenda to create a widely understandable and socially relevant art. Genre/Form: Euston Road School: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Laughton, Bruce. Euston Road school. Aldershot, England: Scolar Press, Euston Estate Farms, Thetford, Norfolk. K likes. The Estate has aro acres which are farmed by Euston Farms and other local producers. Cropping cereals, maize and root crops.

Readers expecting tales of bourgeois-baiting in the tradition of such truly bohemian British artists as Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, Walter Sickert and Augustus John are in for a sharp disappointment. The founders of the Euston Road School--Victor Pasmore, William Coldstream and Claude Rogers--prove to be, in Laughton's telling, a pallid bunch. The Euston Road School artists' group, named after their premises at Euston Road, was active between , with its members favouring realism, instead of the contemporary trend of Avant Garde abstraction. The artists (either staff or students of The School of Drawing and Painting, London. Euston Road School A group of mid 20th-century British realist artists who turned their back on abstraction in order to focus more on naturalistic and representational means of expression. The name stuck as a convenient label to refer to these artists, most of whom were students or teachers at an art school at Euston Road in London. Get this from a library! Painting the visible world: painters at the Euston Road School and at Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts, [Austin/Desmond Fine Art (Gallery);].

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