Bowker, Gordon. “Obituary: Cecily Mackworth”. The Independent.
Standard Name: Mackworth, Cecily
Birth Name: Cecily Mackworth
Married Name: Cecily de Donceel
Married Name: Cecily de Chabannes la Palice
, an Anglo-Welsh writer who lived most of her life in France, whose publishing career stretched from the 1930s into the twenty-first century, was described in an obituary as a poet, critic, novelist, biographer, journalist and globetrotter.
To this may be added that she was an acute and valuable commentator on art, politics, and contemporary history.