British Art of Illustration 1800-2014

The Illustrators 2014 - Chris BeetlesThe Illustrators exhibition is the largest and most popular annual event worldwide for cartoon and illustration collectors and enthusiasts. This extravaganza presents 800 original works for sale from across three centuries, with prices ranging from £250 to £250,000.

The exhibition surveys the distinguished history of British illustration from the rumbustious caricatures of the Georgian, Thomas Rowlandson, to the charming illustrations of our young contemporaries, Rebecca Cobb and Jonathan Cusick.

The show contains over 85 artists, including:

Edward Ardizzone • Mabel Lucie Attwell • Max Beerbohm • Peter Brookes • Rebecca Cobb • Paul Cox • Isaac Cruikshank • Jonathan Cusick • Victoria Davidson • Edmund Dulac • Rowland Emett • Barry Fantoni • ffolkes • Michael Foreman  • Fougasse • André François • John Glashan • Amanda Hall  • Florence Harrison • William Harvey • Gerard Hoffnung  • Helen Jacobs • Kal • Larry • John Leech • David Levine • David Low • Caroline Magerl • Matt • Ed McLachlan • Norman Neasom • Nibs • William Papas • Bernard Partridge • Susan Beatrice Pearse • Jane Pinkney • Pont • Poy • Arthur Rackham • E T Reed • William Heath Robinson • Thomas Rowlandson • Ronald Searle • Byam Shaw • E H Shepard • Mary Shepard • R S Sherriffs • William Sillince • Ed Sorel • Bill Stott • Sidney Strube • Margaret Tarrant • John Tenniel • Bill Tidy • Gillian Tyler • Salomon Van Abbé • William Henry Romaine Walker • Lawson Wood

The exhibition runs until 3 January 2015, and all works are available to purchase immediately



Grand Weekend Opening – 
Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 November – 10am-5.30pm

The exhibition is accompanied by a 330-page catalogue with over 550 full colour and black & white images, which is available from the gallery or online at £20 + p&p.

View the exhibition online www.chrisbeetles.com

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