Meredith Frampton (1894-1984), Painter
Sitter in 6 portraits
Artist of 4 portraits
Painter and etcher; Son of the sculptor Sir George Frampton and artist Christabel Cockerell. Studied at John's Wood Art School and Royal Academy Schools and exhibited there (1920-45) a number of meticulously painted realist works. Fell into obscurity after his retirement in l953 but his 1982 Tate retrospective revived his reputation.
by Brian Harris, for The Times
bromide print, 1982