Papers of the photographer Barbara Marcia Ker-Seymer 1905-1993


Papers of the photographer Barbara Marcia Ker-Seymer 1905-1993

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SNAC Resource ID: 6300677

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Marshall, Frances (person)

Burra, Edward John, 1905-1976 (person)

Edward Burra was born in 1905 and was privately educated. He took to art in his teenage years after the beginning of the ill health which was to last the rest of his life, but never impeded him. He studied at Chelsea Polytechnic in 1921-3, and at the Royal College of Art in 1923-5. During this time he met the core group of friends whom he kept for the rest of his life, including William 'Billy' Chappell, Paul Nash, Barbara Key-Seymer, John Banting, Frederick Ashton, Beatrice Dawson, Gerald Corco...

Milford Lord 1902-1993 (person)

Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (person)

Key-Seymer, Barbara., 1905-1993 (person)

Barbara Ker-Seymer was the daughter of Horace Vere Clay Ker-Seymer (1868-1933), of independent means, and Diana (`Diane'), née Creyke (1873-1945), and the granddaughter of Gertrude Clay Ker Seymer, a novelist who wrote 'The Black Patch: A Sporting Novel' (1894) and `Since I First Saw your Face' (1899). Her maternal grandmother, Caroline Creyke, née Lawes (1844-1946), is believed to be the author of 'Sporting Sketches' (1890), published under the pseudonym "Diane Chasseresse". Ker-Seymer studied ...

Partridge Reginald Sherring (person)

Burra Anne (person)

Chappell, William Evelyn Billy., 1907-1994 (person)

Pertinez Chloèe de (person)