(1905 - 2007)
Kathleen Browne is known for painting.
Biography Kathleen Browne
Kathleen Browne is remembered as a gifted art teacher and talented artist. She was born in New Zealand in 1905. Her mother was an opera singer and her father a journalist. After completing studies at Canterbury College in Christchurch she taught art throughout the 1920s before heading to London in 1932. She enrolled at Chelsea School of Art, honing her skills in life and portrait art, etching and engraving.
During the war she taught at a number of schools and the Royal Holloway College and worked for the BBC. She nearly lost an eye while helping fight a blaze, caused by a German bomb, on the roof of a friend's house. She married fellow artist Marian Kratochwil in 1961. He helped her run her
... Displaying 750 of 1628 characters.