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Lawrence, John, b 1933 (wood engraver and illustrator)



  • Existence: b 1933

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Cows, cherries & fish people, by Alison Spritzler-Rose; with drawings by John Lawrence (1996), 1996-1997

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9927/A16
Scope and Contents From the Series:

There were 18 Prospero Poets editions, from 1994 to 1997. Most subseries here include papers relating to the individual publication and to the accompanying Clarion Newsletter. Further correspondence involving the designer Dennis Hall and series editor Simon Rae will be found in subseries D1.

Dates: 1996-1997
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection contains personal correspondence. The provisions of the Data Protection Act (1998) apply to access.

‘Fiver & Blackberry find “the bloody hole”’, 1976

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10287/6/5
Scope and Contents

Coloured proof illustration by John Lawrence from the illustrated edition of 'Watership Down', 1976, bearing title and signature by Adams and signature by Lawrence. Tipped to a backing card bearing a Sotheran’s label on the verso, and with mount board frame.

Dates: 1976
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (