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THE ILLUSTRATORS

The British Art of Illustration 1865-2019

Chris Beetles Gallery, Ryder Street, London

16 November 2019 - 4 January 2020

Chris Beetles Gallery welcomes you to The Illustrators, the largest and most popular annual event worldwide for cartoon and illustration collectors. Illustration remains one of the strongest areas for collectors, and this unmissable selling exhibition includes very affordable examples of work by some the greatest illustrators in the world, from John Tenniel to Michael Foreman, with prices ranging from £250 to £75,000.

The exhibition is accompanied by a 204 page catalogue with more than 280 full colour and black-and-white images, new biographies and notes, presenting a selection of the best of British illustration from 1865 to 2019. The catalogue is available from the gallery and through the website from the gallery at £15 + p&p.


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