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The art of Walter Crane

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Published by G. Bell & sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crane, Walter, 1845-1915

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P.G. Konody.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND497.C75 K8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, [1], 147, [1] p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6923603M
    LC Control Number03001910
    OCLC/WorldCa1078993


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Walter Crane ( - ) was an English artist best known for his illustrations of children's books, nursery rhymes in particular. He was also an ardent socialist, believing strongly in the importance of art, culture and craftsmanship in the world.

He joined the Arts and Crafts movement which began in England in the late 19th century, and strove to make art a part of everyday life. Walter Crane (born Aug - died Ma ) was an English artist and illustrator.

He is primarily known for his illustrations of the Faerie Queen as well as numerous children's books, however he also worked on designs for political pamphlets and even wallpaper, ceramic tiles and other decorative art. Crane was a committed socialist who saw art as a tool for transforming society.

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Crane was instrumental in the transition from simple black-and-white illustrations for children's books to. Walter Crane – British View all 22 artworks.

The Briar Rose Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Glasgow Museums. The Briar He was greatly interested in art education, serving on various examination boards; in the s he taught in Manchester and Reading, and in –9 he was principal of the Royal College of Art.

More than one hundred years after they were first drawn, Walter Crane’s fairy tale illustrations remain full of magic. The beloved children’s book illustrator brought life to classic stories.

Some are still bedtime favorites, such as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Robin Hood,” and “Little Red Riding Hood.” Others we may not remember well today, such as “Princess Belle-Étoile. This volume in Thames & Hudson’s The Illustrators series showcases the work of Walter Crane, both in b&w and full color.

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Although remembered chiefly as an influential children’s book illustrator, Crane resisted this. Biography. Walter Crane was born on Aug in Liverpool, England.

His father, Thomas Crane, was a portrait painter who encouraged Walter to pursue his interest in art. At a young age, Walter would decorate books with watercolors for amusement, and Thomas, seeing potential in his son, introduced him to William James Linton, the head of one of the best printing and engraving companies.

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Walter Crane, (born AugLiverpool, Lancashire, England—died MaHorsham, Sussex), English illustrator, painter, and designer primarily known for his imaginative illustrations of children’s books. He was the son of the portrait painter and miniaturist Thomas Crane (–59), and he served as an apprentice (–62) to the wood engraver W.J.

Linton in London. Walter Crane was at his best in his management of economy of means” (Massé, 8). Crane’s bookcover design for Pan Pipes by Theo Marzials. Crane was also aware of how far his strategy differed from typical trade bindings of the period. WALTER CRANE was born at Maryland Street, Liverpool on 15 August He was the third son of Thomas Crane, a portrait painter, and his wife Marie.

Three months later the family moved South, settling in Torquay, where it was hoped the milder climate would be beneficial to the father's precarious health. Young Walter seems to have had a happy childhood in Torquay, apart from his school ality: English.

Walter Crane was one of the most prominent artists supporting the young socialist movements at the turn of the 19th to 20th Century. He wrote prose and poetry as well, was a pioneer in art education and is famed for his childrens' book illustrations. - As one of the most versatile and imaginative artists of the late nineteenth century, Walter Crane stood near the epicenter of the budding Arts & Crafts movement and proved one of its most successful and public advocates.

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