British illustrator Quentin Blake surprised at 70-year success
Mon, Feb 12, 2018 - 5:50 AM
Above: With bushy eyebrows and a mischievous look, Blake resembles one of his famous characters. Matilda, the BFG and the Twits are just some of Roald Dahl's creations brought to life by the illustrator.
Above: At a Sotheby's exhibition last December to promote the First Editions Re-Covered auction sale to benefit Quentin Blake's Charity, House of Illustration.
DESPITE creating tens of thousands of drawings in a career spanning nearly 70 years, British illustrator Quentin Blake is still surprised at his success ahead of his latest exhibition.
Most well-known for his work with children's author Roald Dahl, Blake has illustrated more...