Betty Swanwick. Artist & Visionary

Betty Swanwick. Artist & Visionary
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Betty Swanwick. Artist & VisionaryBetty Swanwick. Artist & VisionaryBetty Swanwick. Artist & Visionary

Paddy Rossmore. With contributions by Barry Viney & David Wootton.

London. Chris Beetles Gallery. 2008. First edition. Hardback; red cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. 175 pages. 200 pages, mostly in colour. English. 310 x 265mm. 1.7kg. 9781905738038. Near fine, in near fine dust jacket.

The catalogue raisonne of British artist and illustrator Betty Swanwick (1915-1989). Swanwick was a friend and pupil of Edward Bawden and taught at Goldsmiths as head of illustration. Her illustrations for books, murals and posters, including for London Transport, sit alongside her more visionary artworks. The book includes a biography of Swanwick as well as a catalogue raisonne of her work. From the library of theatre designer David Collis, with his dated signature in pencil to half-title.

Price :  £70.00