Mary Fedden and Julian Trevelyan: Life and Art by the River Thames
Author: José Manser
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José Manser tells the story of two remarkable and gifted artists with radically different backgrounds, visions and approaches. How they met, fell in love, married and lived together; supported each other for nearly forty years at Durham Wharf in Chiswick on the River Thames; gathered friends about them; and travelled widely throughout the world seeking inspiration for their painting and printmaking.
About the Author:
As a journalist, José Manser has specialized in design and architecture, contributing to many publications. For nine years she edited RIBA Interiors before becoming editor of the RIBA Journal for one year. She was for a long time the London correspondent of the American publication Interiors, and has written monographs of the architect Eva Jiricna and the designer Rodney Kinsman. Her biography of the architect and Past President of the Royal Academy of Arts, Sir Hugh Casson, was published in 2000.