Feliks Topolski: artist notes on 'Memoir of the Century' - 4 Cafe Royal
The Cafe Royal crowded with luminaries of the day and those of the future - Augustus John, Nye Bevan, Louis MacNeice, Cyril Connolly, Graham Greene, Jacob Epstein, Peter Quennell, Michael Redgrave, John Davenport, and their Bohemian muses; the exotics, to a foreign eye, of 'The Season' and punting on the Thames.

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