Inga Moore (1944, English)
Illustrations taken from The Secret Garden The Secret Garden Mary Sat At The Corner Of The Railway Carriage Mary Saw One Room Showed A Dull Glow There Was A Door In The Ivy She Found An Old Man Dig…
Mainstone Press on Instagram: “Waiting for the morning bread van? From the Lost Watercolours of Edward Bawden... A lovely scene depicting life in Waltham Cross, a tiny…”
Edward Bawden for Fortnum & Mason #edwardbawden #fortnumandmason #bookarts #illustration
Ravilious at Dulwich: dot and speck and dash and dab
One morning in 1934, Eric Ravilious set off with a sketch pad from his home in Brick House, Great Bardfield, Essex. He didn’t go far – just around the corner, in fact, to where a repair…
Eric Ravilious – part 1
Eric Ravilious in 1939 photo by Serge Chermayeff Eric Ravilious (1903 – 1942) was an English painter, wood-engraver and designer. He was educated at Eastbourne School of Art and then at the Royal College of Art (1922–5), where he was taught by Paul Nash and became close friends with Edward Bawden. His early works included the refectory mural (destr. 1940) in Morley College, London, and wood engravings in the tradition of Bewick for the Golden Cockerel, Curwen and Nonesuch presses. In the…
"My own wish, would be for all the jigsaw pieces of my life’s work to be together, not scattered willy-nilly to any institution that happe...
Avenue of Trees
Avenue of Trees - John Constable. Date unknown. Oil on canvas. 52 x 36 cm. Colchester and Ipswich Museums Service: Ipswich Borough Council Collection, Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK.
Dora Carrington and the Bloomsbury Group
Around the turn of the twentieth century a group of Bohemian intellectuals composed of artists, writers, and economists formed a kind of of clique, where they lived freely, more or less, according to their own rules and eschewed the repressive, conformist social mores of the day.