Thursday, 7 December 2017

Richard Floethe







Richard Floethe's (1901-1988) charming designs  in pastel colours for 'Wumpy's Christmas Gift' by Nancy Nash published 1956. Richard trained in Painting and Printmaking in Munich before emigrating war to America in 1928. In New York he built a career for himself as one of the foremost  graphic designers. From 1930 he established himself as an illustrator, illustrating and designing over a hundred books for children and adults.