Artist - Cosmo Clark
Cosmo Clark (also known by the name John Cosmo Clark ), born 1897, died 1967. Designed posters for London Transport 1937
- Educated; Goldsmith's College ; 1912-1914
- Educated; Academie Julien, Paris; 1918-1919
During the First World War, Cosmo Clark enlisted and fought with the London and Middlesex Regiment. He even found time to sketch while a soldier at the front. He was awarded the Military Cross in 1918. Clark was a member of the Royal Watercolour Society and the New English Art Club, as was his wife, Jean Clark. They had met at the Royal Academy Schools when both were students. After some time spent in United States, Clark and his wife returned to London, where they set up their studio in Hammersmith. He was Director of the Royal Industries Bureau from 1942 until his retirement in 1963.