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BUCHANAN, Lilian (1914 - 2004), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUCHANAN, Lilian (1914 - 2004), Painter, illustrator

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 13 Jan 1914; died 2004.

Painter, illustrator.

Lilian Buchanan was a prolific children's book illustrator. Notable works include the last three books in Enid Blyton's Mystery series and the second edition of the Malory Towers series. She became a member of the Royal West of England Academy in 1968. She exhibited at the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of Portrait Painters.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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