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Graham Sutherland, O.M.

1903-1980

A landscape, still life and portrait painter, Sutherland studied at Goldsmiths’ College School of Art 1920–5, where he specialized in engraving and etching. Inspired by William Blake, Samuel Palmer, the late J.M.W. Turner, Paul Nash and Henry Moore, he started exhibiting with the London Group in 1932 and held his first one-man show at the[…]