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John Banting

1902-1972

Banting attended the Vincent Square Art School under Bernard Meninsky 1921 and the Grande Chaumière and Colarossi’s in Paris 1922. A Bloomsbury Group artist, he established his own studio in Fitzroy Street in 1925. Inspired by Surrealism, Banting exhibited at the Wertheim Gallery in 1931 and contributed to the International Exhibition of Surrealism in 1936.[…]