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The Illustrators. The British Art of Illustration 1800-1999



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Written by:
David Wootton
Format:
Paperback, 210 x 210 mm, 272 pages, 340 illustrations
Publisher:
Chris Beetles Limited
Publication year:
1999
ISBN:
978-1-871136-66-1

An annual exhibition at Chris Beetles Gallery, ‘The Illustrators’ is the largest and most popular annual event worldwide for cartoon and illustration collectors. This 272-page catalogue features work by Thomas Rowlandson, Arthur Rackham, Frank Brangwyn, and Ronald Searle. It also includes a number of comprehensive chapters such as, ‘Sensibility, Satire and Nostalgia: Imaging The Eighteenth Century’, ‘The Politics of Cartooning: The Value of Victorian Punch’, ‘Women and Children First: Book Illustrators of the Early Twentieth Century’ and ‘In Memoriam: Anne Grahame Johnstone.’ This catalogue also includes an index to ‘The Illustrators’ catalogues.

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