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Artist - KG Chapman

KG Chapman (also known by the name George Chapman), born 1908 in London, died 1993. Designed posters for London Transport 1949-1955

  • Educated; Gravesend Art School; 1924-1928
  • Educated; The Slade School of Fine Art;
  • Educated; Royal College of Art;

Biography:

George Chapman attended Gravesend Art School from 1924 to 1928 where he studied commercial design. In the 1930s he worked for Shell. He attended the Slade School of Art and later, towards the end of the 1930s, the Royal School of Art. Chapman was a printer and printmaker but also designed packaging, including work for Price's Candles in 1936. He was a member of the Society of Industrial Artists. Examples of his work are held by the V&A, Whitworth Art Gallery and the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery.

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