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Edward Bawden (1903-1989), Painter and illustrator

Sitter in 12 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Artist, print-maker, book illustrator and graphic designer. Bawden visited the Middle East as an Official War Artist (1940-5), but is probably best known for watercolours of domestic interiors and paintings of his native Essex; illustrated books include The Histories of Herodotus and Salammbô.

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Edward Bawden

by Edward Bawden
pencil and watercolour, 1986
NPG 5929

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Edward Bawden

by Edward Bawden
pencil and watercolour, 1986
NPG 5929a