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Frank Jennings

 (1907 - 1950)
Frank Humphrey Sinkler Jennings was active/lived in United Kingdom, Greece.  Frank Jennings is known for Surrealist painting, set design, textile design.

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Frank Jennings


Frank Humphrey Sinkler Jennings (1907-1950)

Born at 'The Gazebo' Walberswick, Suffolk on 19 August 1907, elder of two sons of Frank Jennings (1877-1949), an architect, and of his wife, Mildred Jessie née Hall (1881-1955), an amateur painter, who married the previous year, Mildred was a niece of Edward Sinkler.  In 1916 Jennings went to Perse School, Cambridge, where the classicist Dr William Henry Denham Rouse (1863-1950) was headmaster and Caldwell Cook (1885-1939), author of The Play Way, was a teacher of English and drama.  Jennings excelled both at work and at games and showed promise as an actor, set designer, and poet.  In 1926 he won a scholarship from Pembroke College, Cambridge, to read for the E  ...  Displaying 750 of 3341 characters.



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(Frank) Humphrey Sinkler Jennings by Lee Miller, 1942




About  Frank Jennings

Born:  1907 - Walberswick, Suffolk, England
Died:   1950 - Poros, Greece
Known for:  Surrealist painting, set design, textile design