Monica Rawlins

Monica Rawlins (1903-1990) was a British poster designer and artist.[1]

Monica Rawlins
Born1903
Died1990
NationalityBritish
Occupationdesigner and artist
Known forpainting

Rawlins studied at the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London from 1925 to 1928.[2] She created numerous poster designs for London transport, including for London County Council Tramways, in the 1920s.[3][4] A portrait of her daughter, painted in 1946, was part of the exhibition Writing the Century: The View from the Windows.[5] She died in 1990.[1] The Victoria and Albert Museum in London holds examples of her work.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Monica Rawlins – Artist Biography for Monica Rawlins". www.askart.com. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Victoria Embankment". Victoria and Albert Museum. Retrieved 2 September 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "The collection". www.ltmuseum.co.uk.
  4. ^ David Bownes (2018). Poster Girls. london transport museum. ISBN 978 1 871829 28 0.
  5. ^ "Writing the Century: The View from the Windows". BBC Radio 4. Retrieved 8 April 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)