Artist biography

Clara KLINGHOFFER b. 1900

Painter of portraits, particularly children. Born 18 May 1900 of Polish-Jewish parents near Lemberg, Austria, and brought to London as a baby. Studied at the Central School and at the Slade School 1919–21. Member of the N.E.A.C. 1933. Married Joseph W. F. Stoppelman, writer, in 1926; lived in Holland and France and from 1939 in the United States. Has travelled widely in Mexico and Europe.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I