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Born 20 Jan. 1910; d of Victor and Traute Gessner; m 1st, 1935, Victor von Klarwill (Austrian); 2nd, 1938, Peter Bally (Swiss); 3rd, 1943, George Adamson (British); ...


Born 25 April 1921; s of Jan Appel and Johanna Chevallier; died 3 May 2006

Dutch artist (painter)


Hon. OBE 2003

Born Philadelphia, 21 April 1912; m 1948, Arnold Arnold (marr. diss.); one s; died 4 Jan. 2012

photographer and writer

Took a 6-week photography class with Alexei Brodovitch, at New Sch. for Social Research, NY, ...


Born Strasbourg, 16 Sept. 1887; s of Pierre Arp; m 1st, 1921, Sophie Taeuber (d 1943); 2nd, 1959, Marguerite Hagenbach; no c; died...


Born 9 Nov. 1925; m 1955, Amy Anne Sidebotham; three s (and one s decd); died 8 Sept. 2002

General Secretary, National Union of Journalists, ...


Hon. MA (Oxon)

Born 17 Dec. 1880; s of John K. Ault, West Bromwich; m 1st, Lena Marian, e d of Lt-Col T. Lockhart, Newbury; two ...


OBE 1965

Born 1911; d of Alexander Balfour and Ruth Macfarland Balfour; died 29 Aug. 1997

President, Contemporary Art Society, since 1984 (Chairman, 1976–82)

Wycombe Abbey Sch.; Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford (MA)...


Born Vera del Bidasoa (Basque country), 28 Dec. 1872; s of Serafin Baroja Zornorza and Carmen Nessi Goñi; unmarried; died 30 Oct. 1956

Spanish writer, painter and etcher

Valencia; Madrid (Doctor of Medicine)...


Born Merano, Tyrol, 27 April 1898; s of Lambert Bemelmans and Frances Fisher; m 1935, Madeline Freund; one d; died 1 Oct. 1962

painter and author...


Born Budapest, 6 Oct. 1921; s of late Dr Bálint Biro and Margaret Biro (née Gyulaházi); m 1st, 1945, Vivien Woolley (marr. diss. 1970; she d 1991); one ...