Victor Willing

1928–1988

Victor Willing, ‘Standing Nude’ c.1952–3
Standing Nude c.1952–3
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Victor Arthur James Willing (15 January 1928 – 1 June 1988) was a British painter, noted for his original nude studies. He was a friend and colleague of many notable artists, including Elisabeth Frink, Michael Andrews and Francis Bacon. For his talent and enthusiasm, Willing was dubbed the 'spokesman for his generation'. He was married to Portuguese feminist artist Paula Rego.

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