A Romily FEDDEN

A Romily FEDDEN RBA, RWA
1875
1939

Born in Bristol, Fedden studied painting with Herkomer at Bushey and at Julians Atelier, Paris. He travelled and exhibited widely at Paris Salon, Venice International, North Africa, Munich and New York. He lived at Burford, Oxfordshire and then at Rye. East Sussex. During WWI he served in the armed forces.

In a prolific exhibiting career, he showed his work in all of the major galleries but especially the Walker Gallery, London where he displayed over 435 paintings of varied landscapes.

His association locally was with St Ives,and there are brief references to him by both Whybrow and Tovey in the early years, but no further local information to date.

media

Landscape painter in watercolour 

exhibitions

Walker's Gallery, London (432)

RA (3)

RWA

LI

GI

Paris Salon

Venice International

Munich and New York

memberships

RBA

 RWA

references

Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall (p325)

Johnson & Greutzner (1975) Dictionary of British Artists

Tovey (2009) St Ives: Social History

Whybrow (1994) St Ives (1883-1900 list)

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