Sir Terry Frost

1915–2003

Sir Terry Frost, ‘Lament for Ignacio Sanches Mejias’ 1989
Lament for Ignacio Sanches Mejias 1989
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Sir Terence Ernest Manitou Frost RA (13 October 1915 – 1 September 2003) was a British abstract artist, who worked in Newlyn, Cornwall. Frost was renowned for his use of the Cornish light, colour and shape to start a new art movement in England. He became a leading exponent of abstract art and a recognised figure of the British art establishment.

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