Sunday 26 May 2024

Eric Kincaird


Eric Kincaid (1931-2023) was born in London and studied illustration and design at Gravesend School of Art. Eric then had great success as a comic strip artist including Dan Dare for the Eagle comic. He went on to have a long and successful relationship with Brimax publishing who commissioned over 100 books from Eric. These included Wind in the Willows, Peter Pan, The Jungle Book, Oliver Twist, Alice in Wonderland, Aesop’s Fables and anthologies of poetry and nursery rhymes. Eric went on regular book signing tours of America and Canada and regularly attended the Frankfurt Book Fair. His titles have appeared in 14 languages and world-wide sales exceed 9 million copies. For the last 30 years of his life he focused on miniaturist paintings. 

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