Robert Tavener

Robert Tavener, illustrator and printmaker, was born in London. After 6 years war service he attended Hornsey College of Art (1946-1950). He was head of Printmaking at Eastbourne College of Art and Design from 1953, later to become vice principal until he retired in 1980. He also taught at St Martins School of Art for one day a week. He did much illustration work as well as commissions for organisations such as Shell, the BBC, and London Transport. He was a senior fellow of the Royal Society of Painter/Printmakers. His work is held in over 25 public collections including the V+A and the Government Art Collection.


Cat on the cushion
Indian ink and watercolour wash
Paper Size 210mm x 300mm; Image Size 140mm x 300mm
£300.00

St Mary’s, Rye
Linocut: Artist’s Proof
Paper Size 790mm x 600mm; Image Size 140mm x 300mm
£275.00