Video: Leonora Carrington: Britain's lost surrealist

Leonora Carrington escaped a stultifying Lancashire childhood to run off with Max Ernst and hang out with Picasso and André Breton in 1930s Paris. She fled the Nazis, escaped from a psychiatric hospital in Spain and became a national treasure in Mexico. What happened to one of Britain's finest - and neglected - surrealists?


Joanna Moorhead, Lindsay Poulton and Michael Tait

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