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Robert Wilson Matthews Art
History Around The World (Original) (Signed)

History Around The World (Original) (Signed) by Robert Wilson Matthews Art at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: MatthewsRW50 (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Robert Wilson Matthews (biography)
Medium: Pen & Ink on Acid-free Paper
Size: 7" x 6" (180mm x 140mm)
Date: 1925
Signature: Initialled by artist in ink, one bottom left corner, one bottom right corner

This is the Signed unique original Pen & Ink drawing by Robert Wilson Matthews.

These illustrations from 'A Child's History Of England' depict historical moments from around the world. The first panel shows Archimedes running naked down the road in Ancient Greece. The second panel shows natives throwing spears at visiting white men.

Robert Wilson Matthews born in Edinburgh in 1880 began as an illustrator in the early 20th century. An alumni of The Edinburgh College of Art he is best known for his illustrations in H.W. Meikle's 'Story Of England' (Oliver & Boyd) and the illustrated works of Alexandre Dumas (Collins Clear Press). Matthews took a medical commission circa 1928 and was one of the most well respected medical illustrators of the 20th century.

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Robert Wilson Matthews Art

Robert Wilson Matthews Art