The Vorticist movement had two female members, Helen Saunders and Jessica Dismorr, while Dorothy Shakespear was an unofficial member.

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The Vorticist movement had two female members, Helen Saunders and Jessica Dismorr, while Dorothy Shakespear was an unofficial member. Here, Biddy Peppin, art historian and a relative of Helen Saunders, tells us the story of the female Vorticists and the obstacles they faced in being taken seriously as artists.