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Keith Vaughan

 (1912 - 1977)
Keith Vaughan was active/lived in England.  Keith Vaughan is known for modernist, abstract figure painting and drawing-nudes, teaching.

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Keith Vaughan


John Keith Vaughan (23 August 1912 - 4 November 1977) was a British painter. Born in Selsey, Vaughan attended Christ's Hospital school. He worked in an advertising agency until the war, when as an intending conscientious objector he joined the St John's Ambulance; in 1941 he was conscripted into the Non-Combatant Corps.

Vaughan was self-taught as an artist. His first exhibitions took place during the war. In 1942 he was stationed at Ashton Gifford near Codford in Wiltshire. Paintings from this time include The Wall at Ashton Gifford, now owned by the Manchester Art Gallery.

Also during the war Vaughan formed friendships with the painters Graham Sutherland and John Minton, with whom after demobilization in 1946 he share  ...  Displaying 750 of 2621 characters.



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About  Keith Vaughan

Born:  1912 - Selsey, England
Died:   1977 - London, England
Known for:  modernist, abstract figure painting and drawing-nudes, teaching