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Virtual Talk: Ernest Gimson and Friends: Life and Letters 

 

       November 17th at 7pm

Ernest Gimson's career as an architect and designer is well documented in a variety of sources, but among the most vivid are the letters he wrote to family and friends. This talk will outline Gimson's life and work through the medium of his correspondence with, among others, Katharine Adams, Ernest
Barnsley, Sydney Cockerell, J. Paul Cooper, W. R. Lethaby, William and May Morris, and Philip Webb.

 

Annette Carruthers is co-author with Mary Greensted and Barley Roscoe of Ernest Gimson: Arts & Crafts Designer and Architect, published by Yale University Press in 2019. She and Barley are currently working on Gimson's letters.

This is a live talk on Zoom.  You will be sent the online zoom link to join the talk via email one hour before it begins. 

Entry to this talk is by donation. Your support of the Emery Walker Trust is greatly appreciated during these difficult times.

*Image courtesy of The Cheltenham Trust / Cheltenham Borough Council