John Piper (artist)

English painter and printmaker (1903-1992)

John Egerton Christmas Piper CH (13 December 190328 June 1992) was an English painter and printmaker.

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  • ...there is a striking similarity in the surrealist and abstract painters attitude to the object;both have a horror of it in its proper context.
    • Lost, A valuable object, in Myfanwy Piper's anthology-"The Painters Object" 1937
  • The right creative act makes its own laws,and always will do.

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