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Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
  • Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
  • Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
  • Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
  • Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
  • Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)
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Quentin Blake: Pens Ink & Places - Quentin Blake 3 (Hardback)

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Hardback 224 Pages / Published: 06/09/2018
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The companion to Words and Pictures and Beyond the Page, Pens, Ink and Places offers a fascinating, richly illustrated, illustrator’s insight into the complete evolution from ideas to finished artwork.


Following from the enormous success of Words and Pictures and Beyond the Page, this third volume continues a narrative of visual adventures of unusual diversity.

Pens Ink & Places contains a wealth of new material, ranging from touching series of vignettes for Great Ormond Street Hospital to gigantic drawings for the Jerwood Gallery in Hastings; from the sombre apocalyptic landscapes of Riddley Walker to the energetic fantasy of Billy and the Minpins.

This beautiful volume also includes Blake's unique illustrations made to accompany accompany the works of John Ruskin, La Fontaine, Lucius Apuleius and Beatrix Potter. Blake's commentary - straight, as it were, from the drawing board - explores the challenges and opportunities in the creation of drawings known around the world, as well as others seen here for the first time.

It is clear from every page of this informative and richly illustrated volume that there has been no slackening of brio in the scratchy pen nib of an artist who has been called the `Godfather of Illustration'.

Publisher: Tate Publishing
ISBN: 9781849766388
Number of pages: 224
Dimensions: 280 x 234 mm

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