04 April 2011

Quotable Powell #81

Nina Hamnett let her own art drift on her return from Paris in 1926, but she never lost the commanding position she had in Fitzrovia's bohemia, nor what Anthony Powell, who was briefly her lover, said was her 'unshakeable confidence in her own myth'.

[Mike Pentelow & Marsha Rowe; Characters of Fitzrovia; Pimlico Books (2001)]
[Contributed by Keith Marshall]

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