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List of notable or famous illustrators from England, with bios and photos, including the top illustrators born in England and even some popular illustrators who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English illustrators then this list is the perfect resource for you. These illustrators are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known illustrator from England is included when available.

List people include Quentin Crisp, Beatrix Potter and many additional people as well.

This historic illustrators from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English illustrators of note?" and "Who are the most famous illustrators from England?" These prominent illustrators of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English illustrators.

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Alfreda Benge is a lyricist and illustrator. She was born in 1940 in Austria to a Polish mother, and came to England in 1947. She has been married to musician Robert Wyatt since 1974. She has contributed lyrics to many of his compositions, and has written lyrics for French musician/producer Bertrand ...more

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Age: 75

Profession: Illustrator, Lyricist

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Anthony Browne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Illustrators from England
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Anthony Edward Tudor Browne is a British writer and illustrator of children's books, primarily picture books, with nearly forty titles to his name. For his lasting contribution as a children's illustrator he won the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2000, the highest ...more

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Age: 70

Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom

Profession: Illustrator, Author

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Arthur Hughes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Illustrators from England
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Arthur Hughes, was an English painter and illustrator associated with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1832-1915)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Profession: Illustrator, Painter, Artist

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Beatrix Potter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Illustrators from England
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Helen Beatrix Potter was an English author, illustrator, natural scientist and conservationist best known for her imaginative children's books, featuring animals such as those in The Tale of Peter Rabbit, which celebrated the British landscape and country life. Born into a wealthy Unitarian family, ...more

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Age: Died at 77 (1866-1943)

Birthplace: Kensington, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Illustrator, Author, Writer, Botanist

Credits: The Tales of Beatrix Potter

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