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Arthur Rackham

 (1867 - 1939)
Arthur Rackham was active/lived in England.  Arthur Rackham is known for children's book illustrations.

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Arthur Rackham


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 the Lambeth School of Art in his spare time, and submitted some illustrations to publications like Scraps and Chums

In 1892, Rackham left his safe position as a clerk to explore a career in illustration, and worked as a re  ...  Displaying 750 of 2825 characters.




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Self Portrait With Tree




About  Arthur Rackham

Born:  1867 - London, England
Died:   1939 - Limpsfield, Surrey, England
Known for:  children's book illustrations