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.
Born: 2 October 1866 in Geneva, Switzerland
Died: 7 October 1931
Elected ARA: 20 April 1922
Elected RA: 28 February 1928
Preferred media: Painting, Illustration, Printmaking, Book design, and Typography
Shakespeare's The tragedie of Macbeth : printed from the folio of 1623 - London: 1923
Thomas Sturge Moore
Danaë : a poem / by T. Sturge Moore ; with three illustrations designed and engraved on wood by Charles Ricketts - London; New York: 1903
Captain H. Cotton Minchin
The Legion Book / edited by Captain H. Cotton Minchin - London: 1929