Jack Matthew (b.1911)

Jack Matthew grew up in Oldham, Lancs. He studied at Oldham School of Art and at Goldsmiths’ College, concentrating on wood engraving, lithography and illustration. The books he illustrated were usually adventure stories, such as Stevenson’s Catriona (1947). He illustrated two books for Peter Lunn, The Haunted Island and Spanish Galleon with textured pencil drawings, […]