This beautiful book, with almost 200 striking images, shows London as represented by Edward Bawden (1903-1989) in prints, posters, drawings, paintings, murals and advertising material produced during his long career.
The wide range of illustrations includes early work executed whilst a student in the early 1920s; the Morley College murals carried out in partnership with Eric Ravilious; advertising work for London Transport, Fortnum & Mason, Twinings Teas, Shell, Westminster Bank; the mural for the Lion & Unicorn Pavilion at the1951 Festival of Britain; and a varied selection of his finest series of linocuts - including London Monuments and London Markets.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 160 pages, 190 colour illustrations
- Publisher: V & A Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/10/2011
- Category: History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9781851776559