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Julian Trevelyan (1910-1988) VIEW BIOGRAPHY CLOSE BIOGRAPHY

Painter of industrial landscapes, marines, figures, animals and townscapes in oils, gouaches and mixed media, etcher. The nephew of G.M.Trevelyan, he studied English at Cambridge where through his friendship with Humphrey Jennings he began to look at French painting, particulalry the work of Masson. In 1931 he studied at Atelier 17, Paris, with S W Hayter, in 1935 he established his studio at Hammersmith, London, and he continued to travel widely. In 1937 and 1938 he was involved with Harrisson’s Mass Observation, which influenced his choice of industrial landscape subjects. During the war he worked as a camouflage officer. In 1932 he exhibited at the Bloomsbury Gallery and later at London galleries including the Lefecre, Zwemmer and the Tate. In 1936 his work was inc...

Wings of a Dove - Julian Trevelyan

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OSBORNE SAMUEL GALLERY is one of London’s leading galleries, long established in the heart of Mayfair. The gallery began as Berkeley Square Gallery and became Osborne Samuel when Peter Osborne and Gordon Samuel joined forces. The gallery specialises in Modern British Painting and Sculpture and has a high reputation for the quality of its exhibitions and publications. Expand...

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