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Dora de Houghton Carrington
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Born in Hereford, Herefordshire
Born on 29th of March 1893
Died on 11th of March 1932

Born 1893. Died 1932 - English painter.


Attended Slade School of Art, became member of Bloomsbury Group. Her landscapes and portraits were influenced by her deep relationships, notably that for Lytton Strachey. Committed suicide several weeks after his death.

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