Joan Kiddell-Monroe (1908-1972) was a British author and illustrator of children's books, particularly notable for her folk-tale illustrations.
She used various styles and media, including scraperboard, wash and pen and ink. For her version of Arabian Nights (Dent, 1951), she used a formal decorative treatment, while the Aesop's Fables, (Blackwell, 1972) was illustrated in vivid, flat colours.
British book illustrator known best for the Oxford Myths and Legends series (1950s 60s)
|Date of birth||9 August 1908|
|Date of death||1972
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