Debra McFarlane and The Folio Society
11th - 28th April 2012
The Folio Society has been synonymous with fine binding and beautifully illustrated books since its origins in 1947. Since then many of its classic editions have been illustrated by leading artists. As well as patronising those well-known The Folio Society has also given many younger talents their first opportunity for success. Such a one is Debra McFarlane who has now published eight books with The Folio Society, of which her impressive Peter Pan and Wendy and The Pink Fairy Book have been best-sellers.
The Folio Society has produced exquisite hardback editions of the world’s greatest books since 1947. Elegant binding designs, specially commissioned illustrations and introductions by writers are all hallmarks of Folio editions. There are over 400 titles available in fiction, history, biography, science, children’s literature, humour, poetry and more.
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Rumpole of the Bailey - Celebrating John Mortimer
20 February - 10 March 2012
An exhibition of the original book illustration artwork by Tony Healey
Illustrationcupboard celebrates barrister and writer John Mortimer, a much-loved and well missed larger than life character who is best-known for his literary legal creation Rumpole of the Bailey. This series of books that was immortalised on television by the actor Leo McKern has been a best-seller for decades.
2nd - 14th February 2012
Illustrationcupboard is proud to present a unique exhibition and sale of original illustration artwork in support of the St Mary Magdalene Centre for Refugees and Asylum Seekers. Some of the greatest illustrative talents working today have generously donated their original artwork for sale, to raise money for this worthy cause. Highlights include artwork by Shirley Hughes, Chris Riddell and Axel Scheffler.Read more
THE 16TH ANNUAL WINTER EXHIBITION
17th November 2011 - 31st January 2012
Illustrationcupboard celebrates 16 years of its Annual Winter Exhibition, regarded as the major event for iconic contemporary book illustration and film animation artwork. Highlights this year include artwork by classic artists Beatrix Potter, E.H. Shepard, Edward Ardizzone and Quentin Blake, and we welcome Axel Scheffler, and Polly Dunbar.Read more