An illustrator specialising in historical reconstruction. His masterworks
are the series for Parke-Davis the American drug company. Although
not as painterly as Sorrell he is master of the classically balanced
composition, and figures set in credible spaces. He shows many intriguing
touches that demonstrate a familiarity with the Old Masters. Here
are a few images from his great series 1957 - 1961
01 The great
02 The 'stormy petrel' Paracelsus (1493 - 1541).
03 G.B.Morgagni, Professor of Anatomy at Padua who published On the Seats
and Causes of Disease in 1761.
04 A scene in a medieval hospital. Here the Hotel-Dieu in Beaune, founded
05 Medicine in Ancient Egypt, an Egyptian doctor c1500 BC.
WORK FOR BOHN ALUMINIUM