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Joan Aileen Holt (1926-2005)

a short introduction:- Joan Aileen Holt- born in Sydney on November 5, 1926 (married names Bunt and Vance) learnt to draw at the Dattilo-Rubbo school of Art. Her love for colour was nurtured at the age of fifteen with tuition from Grace Cossington Smith. She was highly influenced by the compositions of Cezanne and Matisse from an early age. As a young adult she studied art in London, returning to teach in NSW schools for four years. Joan always enjoyed doing portraits and landscapes as well as for many years running a property with goats and other animals.
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