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Gordon Onslow
Ford






 

Gordon Onslow Ford

(1912- 2003)

Gordon Onslow Ford  was the last surviving member of the 1930s Paris surrealist group surrounding André Breton.
He was born in Wendover, England, on December 26, 1912. He served in the British Navy until 1937 after which he focused on his art career. In 1938 he became an official member of the surrealist group in Paris. At the onset of World War II, he returned to Britain. In 1941 he was asked to present a series of lectures in New York. It was while in New York that he met and married Jacqueline Johnson. They lived in Erongaricuaro, a small village in central Mexico, for six years before moving to San Francisco.

 

 


Peinture


 


Pre-Birthday


 


A New Beginning


 


Benefit of Blunders


 


Country Feast


 


Future of the Falcon


 


In Land


 


Meeting the Muse


 


Painter and the Muse


 


Strawberry Fair


 


The All Powerful Stranger


 


Fey Follet


 


Floating Woods


 


Present in Company


 


One Becoming


 


Travel in Depth


 


Young in Space


 


Arising Hearts


 


Eco Echo


 


Eternal Woods

 
 

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