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Edward Burra

1905-1976

A painter, draughtsman and occasional stage designer, Burra studied at Chelsea Polytechnic and the Royal College of Art 1921-5. He had his first solo exhibition at the Leicester Galleries in London in 1929. Burra’s style is often compared to that of George Grosz; he is best known for his depictions of the urban underworld, black[…]