Chris Wormell

Cover illustration by Chris Wormell for "Food In England" by Dorothy Hartley

Apple Butter, Wood engraving, 1942 // by CLARE LEIGHTON, American (1899-1989).

Clare Leighton, Apple Butter: Signed, numbered and titled in pencil. This is a fine impression on Japanese paper in fine condition.

"The Lady of Shallott" (1888), by John William Waterhouse

John William Waterhouse’s “The Lady of Shalott” - 1888

My entire senior English class (high school) thought I looked like The Lady of Shalott in this painting (it was in our textbook). My family and I agreed! - The Lady of Shalott - John William Waterhouse, 1888

"Sussex Landscape" by Eric Ravilious, 1931 (wood engraving)

meandering through twentieth-century England while filling my bookshelves along the way