Eric Ravilious

Recent articles about Eric Ravilious

Pictures on a page

Issue 84, Autumn 2012

Review

This Eye special issue about Monotype focuses on the technology of putting…

A very English tradition

Issue 60, Summer 2006

Review

If graphic design history can be read as a family tree, Britain has long…

Quiet spirit of joy

Issue 70, Winter 2008

Feature

By championing pattern-making, art and ephemera, the Curwen Press brought a new ‘Comfy…

Recent blog posts by Eric Ravilious

Observer’s post

15 April 2015

Watercolours by Eric Ravilious at South London’s Dulwich Picture Gallery
With its verdant gardens, mausoleum (with sarcophaguses) and a smart tea-room, the Dulwich Picture Gallery seems more like a country town art centre than a London gallery. Yet its quirky contradictions and charm make it appropriate for an exhibition of watercolours by Eric Ravilious, writes John L. Walters.