Friday, June 4, 2010

Dod Procter

Dod Procter was a figurative artist that I just learned about. This image is from the Friends of the Leamington Art Gallery website. they contributed to the restoration of it in 2007. It is titled, "An Innocent or a New Day."

Dinah Reading
Here are some more images at Amy Crehore's Blog.

She was born in 1892. Dod Procter studied at Newlyn and at the Academie Colarossi, Paris. Wikipedia page.

The Houghton Mifflin dictionary of biography By Houghton Mifflin Company.

Paintings in the Tate collection.

Apollo magazine article.

More images at A Polar Bear's Tale

More at Mitra World

A Singular Vision: Dod Procter 1890-1972A Singular Vision: Dod Procter 1890-1972

Newlyn Flowers: The Floral Works of Dod ProcterNewlyn Flowers: The Floral Works of Dod Procter

British Women in the Twentieth Century

She illustrated The Flying Village. An Improbable Story and A Penny for the Guy.

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