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 Roy Cross  (1924 - )

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Lived/Active: United Kingdom      Known for: marine painting, aircraft illustration

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1924 (London, England)
 
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United Kingdom

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marine painting, aircraft illustration

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Roy Cross was born in London and began his career during World War II as a technical illustrator for training manuals.  After the war, he became a freelance artist and a respected journalist and illustrator of aircraft subjects.

Primarily self-taught, Cross studied briefly at the Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts and at St. Martin's School of Fine Arts in London.  He achieved renown in the 1960s while working for Airfix, the celebrated maker of aircraft models whos (showing 500 of 1580 characters).



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