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Jellett, Mainie (Mary Harriet) (1897–1944) By Barber, Fionna

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1580-1
Published: 02/05/2017
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Mainie Jellett was the most important of a remarkable generation of Anglo-Irish women artists studying in Paris after World War I. She is credited with the introduction of modernist painting to Ireland.

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Barber, Fionna. "Jellett, Mainie (Mary Harriet) (1897–1944)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 13 May. 2021 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1580-1

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