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Group X

Group X was a short lived group of British artists formed by Wyndham Lewis in 1920 to provide a continuing focus for avant-garde art in Britain following the First World War

Wyndham Lewis, ‘Edith Sitwell’ 1923–35
Wyndham Lewis
Edith Sitwell 1923–35
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© Wyndham Lewis and the estate of Mrs G A Wyndham Lewis by kind permission of the Wyndham Lewis Memorial Trust (a registered charity)

It was an attempt to revive Wyndham Lewis’s pre-war vorticist group. One group exhibition was held in 1922. Other artists associated with Group X included William Roberts, Cuthbert Hamilton and Edward McKnight Kauffer.

Selected artworks in the collection

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