Charles Ricketts RA (1866 - 1931)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

British artist, illustrator, author and printer, known for his work as a book designer and typographer and for his costume and scenery designs for plays and operas.

He was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy on 20 April 1922 and brecame an RA on 28 February 1928.


Royal Academician


Born: 2 October 1866 in Geneva, Switzerland

Died: 7 October 1931

Nationality: British

Elected ARA: 20 April 1922

Elected RA: 28 February 1928

Gender: Male

Preferred media: Painting, Illustration, Printmaking, Book design, and Typography

Works by Charles Ricketts in the RA Collection

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Works associated with Charles Ricketts in the RA Collection

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Associated books

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