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 Arthur Rackham  (1867 - 1939)

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Lived/Active: England      Known for: children's book illustrations

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Birth
1867 (London, England)
 
Death
1939 (Limpsfield, Surrey, England)

Lived/Active
England


Self portrait - Self Portrait With Tree


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children's book illustrations

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The pre-eminent illustrator of the Edwardian Age, whose imaginative work graces such children's classics as Alice in Wonderland, Grimm's Fairytales, and many others, he was born on September 19, 1867, in London, England, as one of twelve children.  A student at the City of London School, Arthur became known for his artistic gift, winning many prizes for his artwork. While he began working as a clerk at the Westminster Fire Office at age 18, he continued his art studies at t (showing 500 of 2825 characters).




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