Jaques, Norman Clifford: Artist’s Sketch Book – SOLD


Description: a small sketch book inscribed inside the front cover in the artist`s hand, `Please return to N. C. Jacques, Regional College of Art’, containing pencil and ink sketches with a range of subjects.

More images can be provided on request.

Artist: Norman Clifford Jaques (1926 – 2014)

Title and date: Artist’s Sketch Book, 1950s

Size: 14.5 x 10.5 cms.

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Artist description:

Norman Jaques was born in Manchester and studied at the College of Art and Technology between 1937 and 1942. He worked for many years at Manchester Polytechnic and was a Senior Lecturer in the Printmaking Department from 1950 to 1982. In 1954 he won the Proctor award and the Giles bequest award in block printing. He was a member and served as President of both The Manchester Academy of Fine Arts and The Manchester Art Club. He was an illustrator, book designer and printmaker and his work is increasingly appreciated and collected.