EDWARD ARDIZZONE THE HUMAN COMEDY

Coinciding with a major retrospective of his work currently on display at the House of Illustration in King's Cross, Chris Beetles Gallery is delighted to present Edward Ardizzone The Human Comedy, a new exhibition of over 75 works by this remarkable illustrator. 

THE FAMILY ON THE BEACH by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE FAMILY ON THE BEACH

BARMAIDS OLD & NEW by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

BARMAIDS OLD & NEW

KING'S WINE HOUSE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

KING'S WINE HOUSE

A GOOD NOSE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

A GOOD NOSE

Doctor Emmanuel Harrison-Hyde
Has a very big head with brains inside.
I wonder what happens inside the brains
That Doctor Emmanuel's head contains. by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

Doctor Emmanuel Harrison-Hyde Has a very big head with brains inside. I wonder what happens inside the brains That Doctor Emmanuel's head contains.

AND NOW, THAT THERE BE NO MISTAKE AS TO OUR COUNTRY, WE WILL HAVE SOME CHEESE   & A BEAKER OF SOME BURGUNDY AFTER by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

AND NOW, THAT THERE BE NO MISTAKE AS TO OUR COUNTRY, WE WILL HAVE SOME CHEESE & A BEAKER OF SOME BURGUNDY AFTER

MEETING THE TRAIN by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

MEETING THE TRAIN

ANN AT HIGHWOOD HALL by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

ANN AT HIGHWOOD HALL

COUNTRY PLEASURES
BOATING by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

COUNTRY PLEASURES BOATING

MR FOX by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

MR FOX

JACK CUT OFF LUCIFER'S HEAD AND BROUGHT IT UNDER HIS INVISIBLE COAT TO HIS MASTER, WHO THE NEXT MORNING PULLED IT OUT BY THE HORNS BEFORE THE LADY by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

JACK CUT OFF LUCIFER'S HEAD AND BROUGHT IT UNDER HIS INVISIBLE COAT TO HIS MASTER, WHO THE NEXT MORNING PULLED IT OUT BY THE HORNS BEFORE THE LADY

ALL ENGLAND THOUGHT MORE HIGHLY OF HIM WHEN
HE PUT THE FRENCH TO ROUT AT DETTINGEN by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

ALL ENGLAND THOUGHT MORE HIGHLY OF HIM WHEN HE PUT THE FRENCH TO ROUT AT DETTINGEN

QUARTER SESSIONS   COUNSEL FOR THE PROSECUTION by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

QUARTER SESSIONS COUNSEL FOR THE PROSECUTION

THE SHIP'S POOL by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE SHIP'S POOL

THE BEANSTALK GREW UP QUITE CLOSE PAST JACK'S WINDOW by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE BEANSTALK GREW UP QUITE CLOSE PAST JACK'S WINDOW

TOM THUMB IS MOUNTED ON A MOUSE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

TOM THUMB IS MOUNTED ON A MOUSE

THE WEIGHT OF THE COW TIED TO HER WRIST PULLED THE WOMAN UP THE CHIMNEY, AND SHE STUCK FAST HALF-WAY AND WAS SMOTHERED IN THE SOOT by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE WEIGHT OF THE COW TIED TO HER WRIST PULLED THE WOMAN UP THE CHIMNEY, AND SHE STUCK FAST HALF-WAY AND WAS SMOTHERED IN THE SOOT

THE WEIGHT OF THE COW TIED TO HER WRIST PULLED THE WOMAN UP THE CHIMNEY, AND SHE STUCK FAST HALF-WAY AND WAS SMOTHERED IN THE SOOT by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE WEIGHT OF THE COW TIED TO HER WRIST PULLED THE WOMAN UP THE CHIMNEY, AND SHE STUCK FAST HALF-WAY AND WAS SMOTHERED IN THE SOOT

THE PRINCE SAT DOWN IN DESPAIR BY THE WALL by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

THE PRINCE SAT DOWN IN DESPAIR BY THE WALL

LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE by EDWARD ARDIZZONE

LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE

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