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Desmond Fountain

 (born 1946)
Desmond Fountain is active/lives in Bermuda, England.  Desmond Fountain is known for portrait and nude painting and sculpture.

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Desmond Fountain


Desmond Fountain FRBS (b.1946)

Although born in Bermuda in 1946, he spent his early childhood in West Africa.  He pursued art studies in colleges at Stoke-on-Trent and Exeter (where he was President of the Student's Guild), and while a post-graduate at Bristol University, he was commissioned to create a sculpture of their Nobel Prize winner: Cecil Frank Powell.  Other noteworthy portrayals are those of Princess Margaret, Felix Dennis, Mark Twain and Sir George Somers, all of which may be found in the richly illustrated book, Desmond Fountain, Sculptor.

He divides his time between Bermuda and Europe.

Education and Awards:
Stoke on Trent College of Art
Exeter College of Art (DipAD)
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About  Desmond Fountain

Born:  1946 - Bermuda
Known for:  portrait and nude painting and sculpture