(1934 - 2007)
Anthony Colbert was active/lived in England. Anthony Colbert is known for painting, illustration and paintings of Viet Nam.
Biography Anthony Colbert
Colbert produced a series of works in Vietnam. Although he is now known as one of the most successful illustrators of the later 20th century, in the mid-sixties Colbert was working for The Observer newspaper. In early 1967, he was commissioned by the paper and the charity Save the Children to travel to Vietnam to record the impact of the conflict on women and children in the war zone. He spent several weeks working in Saigon and the hospital and orphanage in Qui Nhon, where these works were produced. The paintings were shown at the International Artists' Institute in London in August 1967. A catalogue of the exhibition is held by the Tate Archive. Other material is held in the University of Birmingham C
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