Fleet Gallery

Fleet Gallery

20th Century British Art
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FEDDEN, MARY OBE,RA,

Pear 2008

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Gouache/Watercolour, Still life painting

17 x 28 cm (approx. 11 x 6.7 inches)

Modern 20th Century British ( naive in style )

Mary Feddon born in Bristol England. British Modernist artist.  She studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, London 1932-36. Mary developed her own style of flower and still life paintings, reminiscent of artists such as Matisse and Braque.  In 1951 she married artist Julian Trevelyan.  She went on to teach at the Royal College of Art from 1956 to 1964, the first woman tutor to teach in the Painting school.  Her pupils included David Hockney and Allen Jones. 


Regular Exhibitor:
Redfern Gallery, London
New Grafton Gallery, London
Hamet Gallery, London
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
Beaux Arts Gallery, London

Public Collections include:
Bath University
Bristol Art Gallery
Contemporary Art Society
Durham University
Falmouth Art Gallery
The UK Government Art Collection
Hereford City Art Gallery
HM The Queen's Collection
Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge
National Gallery of New Zealand
New Hall, Cambridge
Pallant House, Chichester
Peterborough Museum
Royal West of England Academy
Sheffield Museum and Art Gallery
Swindon City Art Gallery
Tate Gallery
Tullie House Museum, Carlisle
Warwick University
University of York
York City Art Gallery