The Court Gallery

Duncan Grant

(Scottish, 1885–1978)

senorita by duncan grant

Duncan Grant

Senorita, 1930

still life with jug, knife & onion by duncan grant

Duncan Grant

Still Life with Jug, Knife & Onion, 1920

Biography

Timeline

1885
Born January 21st in Rothiemurchus near Inverness. Spent early childhood in India and Burma.
1894
Returned to England and lived with his uncle, Sir Richard Strachey
1904
Attended Westminster School of Art
1906
Moved to Paris, France
1907
Attended La Palette School in Paris
1908
Returned to London and studied at Slade School
1909
Moved to 21 Fitzroy Square
1913
Became a co-director of Roger Fry & Vanessa Bell's short lived "Omega Workshops"
1978
Died in Paul Roche's home

Exhibitions

2007
Modern Britain 1900-1960 - NGV National Gallery of Victoria International, Melbourne, VIC
2005
Elements of Abstraction: Space, Line and Interval in Modern British Art - SCAG - Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton (England)
Graphica Britannica - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch
2004
Sons & Lumières: Une histoire du son dans l'art du XXe siècle - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris
Hidden Histories - The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, West Midlands (England)
2002
British and American Art - Crane Kalman Gallery, London (England)
2001
Menagerie - Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch
1988
British art of the 20C - Richard Nagy, London (England)
1959
Duncan Grant: a Retrospective Exhibition - Tate Britain, London (England)
Public Collections
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki, Finnland
National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA, USA
Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, Brighton (England)
Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex (England)
SLG South London Gallery, London (England)
Tate Britain, London (England)
SCAG - Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton (England)