Art & Coffee at The Beaumont (19th May, 2023): Introducing Nina Hamnett & Friends (Part One)

Join us for the next Art & Coffee morning on

Friday 19th May, 11.30am (for about an hour)

at The Beaumont, Barchester Care

15 Cannon Hill, Old Southgate, N14 7DJ

to discuss the artist Nina Hamnett and her life, art & friends in London & Paris.

Nina Hamnett: Paris Cafe [1921; Bridgeman Images c/o TLS]

Nina Hamnett is often referred to as the Queen of Bohemia for her notoriety in London’s Soho, but today we’ll discuss not only that notoriety but the beginning of her art career, noting especially her still life paintings and portraits from the 1910s.

Including numerous references to books, articles, programmes and websites for further independent research, this meeting is free & open to all, whether resident or not.

À bientôt!


About TheCommonViewer

Independent Researcher: gently exploring the art and artists of early 20th century Britain (with forays elsewhere, in particular Russian Art History); the Art, Books & History Group meets monthly in Southend-on-Sea Twitter: @TheCommonViewer

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