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Sir Stanley Spencer RA (1891 - 1959)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Brother of Gilbert Spencer R.A.

He resigned because the Hanging Committee withdrew two of his five submitted paintings. He re-joined as an Associate in 1950.

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Royal Academician

Painter

Born: 30 June 1891 in Cookham-on-Thames, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

Died: 14 December 1959

Nationality: British

Elected ARA: 3 December 1932

Elected RA: 14 March 1950

Resigned: 23 Apr 1935

Rejoined: 17 Jan 1950

Gender: Male

Preferred media: Painting and Mural painting

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