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William Heath Robinson

William Heath Robinson

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Published by Hill & Garwood printing in Wembley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Robinson, W. Heath -- 1872-1944 -- Exhibitions -- Catalogs,
  • Books -- History -- Exhibitions -- England -- London,
  • Illustration of books -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Exhibition 17th March-1st April 1984.

    Statementby Chris Beetles Ltd.
    ContributionsChris Beetles Limited.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[24] p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15511045M

    L’artiste anglais William Heath Robinson () venait d'une famille d'artistes et d'imprimeurs. Son travail comprend illustrations, caricatures et dessins humoristiques. Il est célèbre pour ses dessins de machines à faire des bêtises invraisemblables. Heath Robinson a vécu à Pinner au nord-ouest de Londres de à


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