Trevelyan, Julian 1910-1988 RA ' Woman Seated', 21 x 13
Trevelyan, Julian 1910-1988 RA ' Woman Seated', 21 x 13.5 ins. ( 53.5 x 36 cms.), Watercolour/Pastel, Signed with monogram and Dated 1938. Trevelyan was one of England's best known painters between 1950 and 1980 without having the backing of any major gallery. He took part in the first Surrealist Exhibition in England in 1936, abandoned surrealism soon after the exhibition and was a contributor to most of the major exhibitions during the forties, fifties and sixties. He developed a considerable skill in making prints, which he did throughout his life. He had a very happy marriage with Mary Fedden.
Auction Date: December 2011