Edward Ardizzone: Artist and Illustrator

We’re delighted to be publishing the first book to provide a fully illustrated survey of the work of Edward Ardizzone, considered one of the greatest illustrators of his generation, in September 2016. Edward Ardizzone RA (1900–79) was one of relatively few British artists who defined the field of illustration for their generation. Although his work as an artist and […]

Christopher Wood: Sophisticated Primitive

‘A rhythmic energy pulses through these pictures.’ Rachel Campbell-Johnston, The Times Christopher Wood: Sophisticated Primitive has opened at Pallant House Gallery in Chichester. This major summer exhibition is the first in 35 years to provide a comprehensive overview of the career of the precocious young British artist Christopher Wood who held an important position in the British art world […]

Hubert Robert: A Visionary Painter

Hubert Robert (1733-1808) is celebrated with a landmark publication and two major monographic exhibitions of his work, at the Musée du Louvre, Paris, and the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC. Celebrated for the fundamental role he played in promoting the architectural capriccio, Hubert Robert (1733–1808) combined famous monuments of antiquity and modernity in unexpected ways […]