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Burra, Edward John 1905-1976

Overview
Works: 114 works in 276 publications in 1 language and 2,810 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Biography  Records and correspondence  Drama  Anecdotes  Humor 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Other, Honoree, Artist, Editor
Classifications: ND1942.B85, 759.2
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Most widely held works about Edward John Burra
 
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Most widely held works by Edward John Burra
Edward Burra, a painter by Edward John Burra( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra by Simon Martin( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edward Burra (1905-76) was an English painter who is best known for his paintings of the seedy underworld of urban life. Yet, as this fascinating new monograph on his work reveals, his interests were much broader, incorporating landscape and still-life paintings, stage designs and book illustration. Somewhat neglected by histories of modern art because his singular vision was often at odds with the mainstream art world, his work is now due for a re-appraisal. Published to accompany a major exhibition of Burra's paintings and drawings at Pallant House Gallery, this important book represents the first full-scale monograph on Edward Burra and reproduces 100 key paintings alongside drawings and a range of fascinating contextual material. It positions Burra as a major figure in the history of 20th-century art, placing his work alongside that of the German Expressionists and other important contemporaries and influences, such as Surrealism and the macabre. Long awaited, this book will be widely welcomed by all those with an interest in the art of this fascinating maverick and documenter of modern life."--Publisher's website
The voyage of Magellan : a dramatic chronicle for radio by Laurie Lee( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ABC of the theatre by Humbert Wolfe( Book )

8 editions published between 1928 and 1932 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Sense of place : the paintings of Edward Burra and Paul Nash( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrad Aiken reading by Conrad Aiken( Recording )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra : complete catalogue by Andrew Causey( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht avan het werk van de Engelse kunstenaar
Caledonia : a fragment by Anthony Powell( Book )

3 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra by Edward John Burra( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition of works by Edward Burra (1905-1976) : 4th November-18th December 1987 by Edward John Burra( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra, paintings from America : 27th March 2nd May, 1980 by Edward John Burra( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memorial exhibition of works by Edward Burra, 1905-1976 : 19th May-2nd July 1977 by Edward John Burra( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent works by Edward Burra, May-June 1975 by Edward John Burra( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic chronicle for radio by Laurie Lee( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra 1905-1976 : a centenary exhibition, Lefevre Fine Art by Edward John Burra( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra by John Rothenstein( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra : the formative years, 1923-1927 : 1st December-21st December, 1994, The Lefevre Gallery by Edward John Burra( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thaw Collection located in Southwest Room
Edward Burra : drawings from the 1920's and 1930's : June 10th, 1993-July 16th, 1993, The Lefevre Gallery by Edward John Burra( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition of British paintings, drawings and sculpture( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well, dearie! : the letters of Edward Burra by Edward John Burra( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Burra, Edward

Burra, Edward 1905-1976

Burra, Edward John.

Burra, Edward John 1905-1976

Edward Burra

Edward Burra britischer Maler

Edward Burra Brits kunstschilder (1905-1976)

Edward Burra English painter, draughtsman, and printmaker

Edward Burra pittore britannico

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Languages
English (159)

Covers
Unseen landscapes : artists and wilderness