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us: Wildsmith, Brian


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Brian Lawrence
  • Variants

    • us: וילדסמית, בריאן
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1930-01-22
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-08-31
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Penistone (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Castellar (France)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Barnsley School of Art
        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1949
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Slade School of Fine Art
        • Affiliation Start: 1949
        • Affiliation End: 1952
    • Gender

        (iso5218) Male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Picture books for children
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Illustrators
            (lcsh) Painters
        • Use For

        • Sources

          • found: His ABC, 1963, c1962.
          • found: LC/NAF, Mar. 3, 2008 678 info. (b. 1930)
          • found: Wikipedia, July 16, 2014 (Brian Wildsmith; painter and children's book illustrator; born on 22 January 1930 in Penistone, a small market town in the West Riding, now in South Yorkshire, England; studied at the Barnsley School of Art (1946-1949); won a scholarship to the Slade School of Fine Art in London, where he studied for three years (1949-1952); won the 1962 Kate Greenaway Medal for British children's book illustration, for his ABC; from 1971 Wildsmith lived in France at Castellaras, a hill village near Cannes and Grasse, with his wife, Aurelie, and their four children) {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Wildsmith}
          • found: Guardian WWW site, viewed Sept. 12, 2016 (Brian Wildsmith; Brian Lawrence Wildsmith, author and illustrator, born 22 January 1930, Penistone, South Yorkshire; died 31 August 2016)
        • Editorial Notes

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        • Change Notes

          • 1981-10-19: new
          • 2016-09-12: revised
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