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Walter Crane was born in Liverpool on 15 August 1845. He spent his youth on the south coast & in London & was apprenticed to W. J. Linton, the engraver.Crane's first painting at the Royal Academy was The Lady of Shalott in 1862, but his strengths were in illustration and design, and by 1870 he was established as an illustrator of children's books & as a ceramic designer for Wedgwood.

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Dandelion knight illustration by Walter Crane (1845-1915) for the book A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden, 1899

Sir Dan de Lion - ReusableArt.com

Riding to the rescue is sir dandelion.

There's TRAVELLER'S JOY

The Project Gutenberg eBook of A Floral Fantasy In An Old English Garden, by Walter Crane.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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Walter Crane - Arts & Crafts Home

A wide range of information and references to inspire your love of Arts & Crafts, including book, hotel and visiting recommendations, antiques and architectural listings.

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Walter Crane

Magnificense Walter Crane was a magnificent book illustrator who also was a master in the decorative arts, collaborating now and then with William Morris. Here is a wall hanging that is pretty magnificent in its own right. Found Here: http://mydelineatedlife.blogspot.com/2009/11/magnificense.html Walter Crane (1845 - 1915) was an English artist and book illustrator. He is considered, along with Randolph Caldecott and Kate Greenaway, one of the strongest contributors to the child's nursery…

"The snapdragon opened his jaw, but, at sithe of scotch thistle, turned pale"  Image taken from page 58 of 'A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden. Set forth in verses & coloured designs' | Author: CRANE, Walter.| Place of Publishing: London | Date of Publishing: 1899 Publisher: Harper & Bros.

British Library digitised image from page 58 of "A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden. Set forth in verses & coloured designs"

Image taken from: Title: "A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden. Set forth in verses & coloured designs" Author(s): Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 11651.l.47" Page: 58 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of publication: London (England) Date of publication: 1899 Publisher: Harper Type of resource: Monograph Language(s): English Physical description: 46 pages, chiefly illustrations (8°)…

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William Morris, The Arts & Craft Movement – Art That Is Life

William Morris (1834-1896) became spiritual leader of a revival in arts and crafts, which encompassed all the visual arts, including architecture and interiors

British Library digitised image from page 51 of "A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden. Set forth in verses & coloured designs"

Image taken from: Title: "A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden. Set forth in verses & coloured designs" Author(s): Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 11651.l.47" Page: 51 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of publication: London (England) Date of publication: 1899 Publisher: Harper Type of resource: Monograph Language(s): English Physical description: 46 pages, chiefly illustrations (8°)…

Walter Crane -  The Three Bears. London: George Routledge and Sons, 1873.

Illustrations of Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Walter Crane

Old Wives Tales

Illustration for “The Stratosphere” from Chimney Town. Published 1934. Illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite.(1888-1960). “ The pretty moon-maidens ”

Illustration from "A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden" - Walter Crane

Vintage Fairy Tale Illustrations

Illustration from “A Floral Fantasy in an Old English Garden” by Walter Crane. Published in 1899. From: Archive.org.