Charles W. Stewart (1915 - 2001)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Book illustrator. Studied at Byam Shaw School of Drawing and Painting, London. Lived at Glenharvie, New Abbey, Dumfries And Galloway, Scotland.

He received his first book-illustration commission, for Hob and Bob, by Rose Fyleman, which appeared in 1944. Iin 1946 the Bodley Head commissioned Stewart to illustrate Sheridan Le Fanu’s Uncle Silas. Stewart worked on this for 18 months, but publication was postponed indefinitely for technical and financial reasons.


Born: 18 November 1915 in Philippines

Died: 3 October 2001

Gender: Male

Works by Charles W. Stewart in the RA Collection

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