James Boswell

1906–1971

James Boswell, 'Le Sphinx' 1937
Le Sphinx 1937
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Biography

James Edward Buchanan Boswell (9 June 1906 – 15 April 1971) was a New Zealand-born British painter, draughtsman and socialist.

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