Monday, 4 May 2015

The White Rabbit's House (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland)

The White Rabbit's House, a illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Artists' Choice Editions, 2009.

Sunday, 3 May 2015

'Don Quixote de la Mancha'

'Don Quixote de la Mancha', a monoprint by John Vernon Lord, 1964.
Included in Drawn to Drawing, page 110, published by Nobrow in 2014.

Saturday, 2 May 2015

22, Princeton Street, Holborn

22, Princeton Street, Holborn, from Culver House in 1961, a sketch by John Vernon Lord.
Included in Drawn to Drawing, page 54, published by Nobrow in 2014.

I lived here for 9 months, from 28 June 1961 to 31 March 1962.
The rent for a two-room flat was one pound and ten shillings (£1.5).
It was where I started my career as a freelance illustrator.
This building no longer exists having been knocked down and replaced by a new one.


Friday, 1 May 2015

Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon (cover)

Adventures of Jabotí on the Amazon (cover), an illustration by John Vernon Lord,
story by Lena F. Hurlong, Abelard-Schuman, 1968.

Thursday, 30 April 2015

Front and back cover of A Visit to Bedsyde Manor (Guinness booklet)



The front cover and (below) the back cover of A Visit to Bedsyde Manor 
a Guinness booklet, illustrated by John Vernon Lord and written by Stanley Penn,
Guinness Publications, 1965


Wednesday, 29 April 2015

The Lodge (Guinness Booklet)

The Lodge (Guinness Booklet), an illustration by John Vernon Lord
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

The Haunted Chamber (Guinness Booklet)

The Haunted Chamber (Guinness Booklet), an illustration by John Vernon Lord
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Monday, 27 April 2015

The Banqueting Hall (Guinness Booklet)

The Banqueting Hall (Guinness Booklet), an illustration by John Vernon Lord
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Sunday, 26 April 2015

The Picture Gallery (Guinness Booklet)

The Picture Gallery (Guinness Booklet), an illustration by John Vernon Lord
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Friday, 24 April 2015

The Staircase and Music Room (Guinness booklet)

The Staircase and Music Room, an illustration by John Vernon Lord
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Thursday, 23 April 2015

'The Keep' (Guinness Booklet)

'The Keep', an illustration by John Vernon Lord 
in A Visit to Bedsyde Manor by Stanley Penn, Guinness Publications, 1965.

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

The Wolf and the Crane

The Wolf and the Crane
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Reynard the Fox at home with his family

Reynard the Fox at home with his family
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

Sunday, 19 April 2015

Furless Fox (Reynard) fights the Wolf

Furless Fox (Reynard) fights the Wolf
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1968

The apes' underground home

The apes' underground home
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.

Saturday, 18 April 2015

The Fox in the Well


The Fox in the Well
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.

Friday, 17 April 2015

Wolf fishing with tail

Wolf fishing with tail
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.

Thursday, 16 April 2015

Wolf howling from Reynard the Fox

Wolf howling from Reynard the Fox
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Sir Reynard the Fox

Sir Reynard the Fox
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Reynard the Fox with the Ape family

Reynard the Fox with the Ape family
an illustration by John Vernon Lord in Reynard the Fox, Abelard-Schuman, 1969.