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Between sea and sky: a portrait of Clarice Beckett

August 17th, 2014

Episode 4 of 1214 episodes

In the early 1930s, along the low-slung coastal promontory of Beaumaris in Melbourne, a middle-aged woman could be seen wheeling a homemade cart stacked with paints and canvases. The artist, Clarice Beckett, produced atmospheric paintings of suburban streets and strangely eerie landscapes.

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