Wilhelmina Barns-Graham

1912–2004

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, ‘Eight Lines, Porthmeor’ 1986
Eight Lines, Porthmeor 1986
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Biography

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham CBE (8 June 1912 – 26 January 2004) was one of the foremost British abstract artists, a member of the influential Penwith Society of Arts.

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