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STEADMAN, Ralph (<i>born</i> 1936), Cartoonist, printmaker, illustrator, graphic artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STEADMAN, Ralph (born 1936), Cartoonist, printmaker, illustrator, graphic artist

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 15 May 1936, in Wallasey (Cheshire).

Cartoonist, printmaker (lithography/etching), illustrator, graphic artist. Figures.

Gonzo Art.

Ralph Steadman left school at sixteen and went to work at De Havilland Aircraft and then Woolworth’s before getting a job at an advertising agency in 1954. He served in the Royal Air Force from 1954 to 1956, during which time he took a correspondence

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