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Michael O'Connell

 (1898 - 1976)
Michael O'Connell was active/lived in England, Australia.  Michael OConnell is known for modernism, textile art, teaching, architecture.

Biography   Michael O'Connell

Michael O'Connell (7 August 1898 – 9 December 1976) was an English modernist artist. He is best known as a textile artist, with work held in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading, and the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra.

Michael was son of Patrick O'Connell and his wife Mary Cecilia, and was born in Dalton, Cumbria, in 1898. After the death of his father from Typhoid in 1900, he was brought up solely by his mother and was educated at Ushaw College, County Durham.

He joined an Irish regiment in 1916 to fight in World War I but was taken prisoner in 1918. After the war he took some training in agriculture before emigrating to Australia in 1920   ...  Displaying 750 of 6938 characters.

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