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RIP Sister Wendy – revisiting her lecture on Stanley Spencer

  • (Episode 8 of the The Story of Painting
    Sister Wendy – in front of Monet’s paintings of waterlilies at L’Orangerie
    – talking about her experience of the paintings and how Monet painted them)

    via (Making a Mark)

    About Sister Wendy (1930-2018) – nun, art critic and unlikely TV star
    “Sister Wendy” as she was universally known – a.k.a. Sister Wendy Beckett, variously described as a broadcaster, art historian, art critic, consecrated virgin and hermit – died yesterday age 88 at her home and sanctuary at the Carmelite Monastery in Quidenham in Norfolk.

  • Sister Wendy’s lecture on Stanley Spencer, she was great – and funny.


    (Repost)
    Imaginative and Religious
    (learn more about Stanley Spencer here)
    )

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