Stephen Russ

Illustrator, Stephen Russ. Best known for his stunning Penguin Books illstratations of the 50s and 60s. He trained at the Royal College of Art in the 30s, and lectured design and print at Bath Academy. We’ve spent this morning appreciating his book covers and feel the need to share. Here are just a handful of our favourites. Love his pattern design and use of colour23255f404ab2a005c7aaa907be600906 68aeb047febbaca7918d9a34043cddea f21af965ed73221b5931eeb963e72b74 151bf3408564797adff9a239a7ad497f 29caa5893ee439bb2fdd3ca702967eb9 cbda933432a6891474d129126efecccc d38b10bc079bf379e72dbae94070c746 sruss23l 300bb392d6bb928f115d5a4b85b3ce36 8384aedb835a61e3e8749a86e70c20ab f05885745cf3f990f8da2ffa2d2a4185 9aef131998fbfd65c34bcd37ad200dea 74b20c7e18699be8b5e0c0f0e3b1d51d sruss27l 8a18b5948bc5ab3d67a7d3ed1253bb00 Screen Shot 2015-08-02 at 12.49.08 a66241ec692a90a68c59ca5a7346376e e6de48a168e96c55ab00c9eab7005a36 Screen Shot 2015-08-02 at 12.51.04 Screen Shot 2015-08-02 at 12.50.03

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