Sir Alfred Munnings

1878–1959

Sir Alfred Munnings, 'Their Majesties’ Return from Ascot' 1925
Their Majesties’ Return from Ascot 1925
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Sir Alfred James Munnings, KCVO, PRA (8 October 1878 – 17 July 1959) was known as one of England's finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism. Engaged by Lord Beaverbrook's Canadian War Memorials Fund, he earned several prestigious commissions after the Great War that made him wealthy.

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