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William Orpen

politics, sex and death

by Orpen, William Sir

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Published by Philip Wilson, Distributed in North America by Palgrave MacMillan in London, New York .
Written in English

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  • Orpen, William, Sir, 1878-1931. -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Upstone with contributions by R. F. Foster and David Fraser Jenkins.
    ContributionsUpstone, Robert., Foster, R. F. 1949-, Jenkins, David Fraser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6797.O76 A4 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3464446M
    ISBN 100856675962
    LC Control Number2005434264
    OCLC/WorldCa58556258

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He was also a war artist. Contents[show] Life and work Born in Stillorgan, County Dublin, William Orpen was the youngest son of Arthur Herbert Orpen (), a solicitor, and his wife, Anne (), eldest.

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