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Posy Simmonds

(1945-), Cartoonist

Sitter in 3 portraits
Illustrator and cartoonist. Studied fine art and graphic design at L'Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris and Central School of Art and Design, London. Cartoonist for The Guardian from 1977 with cartoon strips The Silent Three followed by Mrs Weber's Diary (1979), Gemma Bovery (1999) and Tamara Drewe (2007). Other publications include both adult and children's books True Love (1981), Very Posy (1985), Lulu and the Flying Babies (1988), Hilaire Belloc, Cautionary tales (1998) and Lavender (2003).

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Women's Page Contributors to The Guardian, by Sarah Raphael - NPG 6247

Women's Page Contributors to The Guardian

by Sarah Raphael
oil on paper laid on board, 1994
NPG 6247

Posy Simmonds, by Jim Rice - NPG x31025

Posy Simmonds

by Jim Rice
bromide print, 13 September 1983
NPG x31025

Posy Simmonds, by Toby Glanville - NPG x125834

Posy Simmonds

by Toby Glanville
Iris print, 2001
NPG x125834


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