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Matilda 30th anniversary I can read most things

Matilda 30th - I think I can read most things
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By Quentin Blake Roald Dahl

£149.00

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  • Very special 30th Anniversary limited edition Giclee Print from a Quentin Blake illustration for Roald Dahl's book Matilda.
  • The caption reads "I think i can read most things."
  • Framed using a 3.5 cm wide whitewashed wooden moulding with grey accents
  • Free UK Delivery
  • Matilda 30th anniversary booklet
  • Free special edition hardback book with this artwork 
Medium Official Collector's Edition Limited print
Image Size

Image size 280mm by 345mm

Mounted size 430mm by 505mm

Edition Size 595

Sir Quentin Blake is an English illustrator, born in 1932 in Sidcup, Kent, best known for his work with the legendary author, Roald Dahl. He is one of those artists whose work is instantly recognisable. His style is carefree, quick, easy-going, but at the same time warm, funny and always conveying information to keep the story moving. His tools are waterproof ink and numerous scruffy-looking dip pens of all sizes.

His art brought Roald Dahl's distinctive prose to life. Who can forget his wonderful illustrations for George’s Marvellous Medicine, The Twits, The BFG or Revolting Rhymes? Once you’ve seen them, they stay with you for life. As these stories became films, such as the BFG in 2016, Sir Quentin’s drawings took on new life. In 1999, Sir Quentin was appointed the first ever Children’s Laureate, a new post devised to raise the profile of children’s literature.

His prints grace the walls of libraries and children’s bedrooms across the globe. On his method, Sir Quentin wrote. ‘I do a freewheeling sort of drawing that looks as though it is done on the spur of the moment. However, even a single drawing needs a certain amount of preparation and planning.’

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Mounted artwork & sculptures Free £14.95 £24.95 £49.95
Framed artwork Free n/a n/a n/a

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