Jessie M. King and E.A. Taylor, illustrator and designer by Merle Taylor

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Published by published jointly by Paul Harris Publishing and Sotheby"s Belgravia in [London] .

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  • King, Jessie M.,
  • Taylor, E. A.

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Statementfrom the collection of Miss Merle Taylor ; edited and designed by Peter Nahum.
ContributionsSotheby Parke Bernet & Co.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNC242.K5 O55
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 72, viii, [21] p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21344884M
ISBN 100904505316

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hardcover – Manufacturer: Paul Harris Publishing and Sotheby's Belgravia. Jessie M King & E A Taylor: Illustrator & Designer, from the Collection of Miss Merle Taylor Nahum, Peter (ed.) Published by Paul Harris/Sotheby's (). JESSIE M. KING AND E.A. TAYLOR, ILLUSTRATOR AND DESIGNER FROM THE COLLECTION OF MISS MERLE TAYLOR SOLD BY SOTHEBY PARKE BERNET & CO.

(King, Jessie M. and E.A. Taylor). N.P. Paul Harris Publishing and Sotheby's Belgravia, (). square 8vo. She had a long career as a book illustrator, producing more than 80 titles, for some of which she wrote the texts as well as the illustrations.

She married the Glasgow Style designer E.A. Taylor inand in they moved to Paris where they opened an art school. At the outset of the World War I, the couple moved returned to Scotland, settling in Kirkudbright with her family where she.

Jessie worked mainly as an illustrator but also designed of jewelry, ceramics, and textiles. In she married designer and artist E.A. Taylor and in they moved to Paris where they opened an art school, however with the outbreak of World War I, the couple returned to Scotland.

Above: Jessie M King, Below an example of her jewelry design Author: Hazel Terry. King [married name Taylor], Jessie Marion (–), illustrator and designer, was born on 20 March at the manse, New Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, the third daughter of the Revd James Waters King (–), Church of Scotland minister, and his wife, Mary Ann (–), daughter of.

King taught Book Design & Illustration at the Glasgow School of Arts, fromwhile also embarking on her illustration career. It was there, at GSA, that she met and married her fellow teacher and artist, E. : The Painted Prism. Jessie M. King is widely known for her pen and ink lines that follow the art nouveau concepts, but she worked extensively as a muralist, book illustator, and designer of fabric, jewelry, costume and book covers.

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She also designed jewelry and fabric, and painted pottery. She was married to E. Taylor, artist and furniture designer. See more ideas about Jessie, Artist and Pottery painting pins. The dolls' house was part of this nursery. Places Between andJessie M. King lived in Paris with her husband, Ernest Archibald Taylor.

While there, she was commissioned to design a child's nursery for a major Parisian exhibition. Materials & Making The construction of the dolls'. Jessie M. King and her husband EA Taylor were central figures in the development of the famous Glasgow School style and influential in 20th century design, establishing art schools in Paris and an artist’s community in the Scottish town of Kirkcudbright.

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She is perhaps best known for her work as a book illustrator, mostly of children’s books, but her many and varied skills included bookbinding, the decoration of ceramics and tiles, and book cover, wallpaper, textile and jewellery design.

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From the guide to the Papers of Jessie Marion King,designer and illustrator and Ernest Archibald Taylor,designer and artist,(Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department). Jessie Marion King was born on March 20th, in New Kilpatrick, now Bearsden, Glasgow, where her father, the Rev.

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Ernest Archibald Taylor was born in Greenock, the son of an army major. After training as a draughtsman at a Clyde Shipyard, he joined Wylie and Lochhead in as trainee designer, attending the Glasgow School of Art part-time () and furniture design classes at the Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College.

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