Edith Penelope (Mary) LUTYENS

Born1908 London
Died1999 Westminster, London
FatherSir Edwin (Ned) Landseer LUTYENS OM KCIE PRA LLD (1869 – 1944)
MotherLady Emily LYTTON (1874 – 1964)
OccupationWriter

Biography and Notes

Educated at Queen's College, London until aged 15 when she went to India and Sydney. Edited "Lady Lytton's Court Diary" (1961). Wrote three volumes on the Ruskins: "Effie in Venice" (1965); "Millais and the Ruskins" (1967) and "The Ruskins and The Grays" (1972). She published an affectionate memoir of her father in 1980 and has also published "To Be Young" describing her experiences in India and Sydney. In the Illustrated London news of January 14th 1961 she was said to have published fourteen novels.

Life Events

1908Born
1930Married Anthony Herbert Rupert Franklin SEWELL in Kensington, London (Diss 1945)
1935Birth of daughter Amanda SEWELL
1944Death of father Sir Edwin (Ned) Landseer LUTYENS OM KCIE PRA LLD
1945Married Joseph (Joe) Gluckstein LINKS OBE in Westminster, London
1962Death of husband Anthony Herbert Rupert Franklin SEWELL
1964Death of mother Lady Emily LYTTON
1999Died

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