bwa represents the Mabel Lucie Attwell Estate.
As Mabel Lucie Attwell’s great grandson bwa partner Webster
Wickham is the brand licensor responsible for managing copyright
issues related to this well known British illustrator.
Mabel Lucie Attwell (4 June 1879 – 5 November 1964) was known
for her cute, nostalgic drawings of children, based on her
daughter, Peggy. Her work was published across a huge range of
media, widely used for national advertising campaigns for London
Underground to the war effort, as well as magazines such as
and famous classic children’s stories including
, The Waterbabies
, Alice in
and Grimm’s fairy tales. She also wrote and
illustrated a set of six children’s books introducing the Boo
Boos – popular elf-like characters whose appealing antics and
adventures are told in a collector’s series of six A6
Mabel Lucie Attwell was an illustrator with an ability to
communicate – uniquely appealing to adults as well as
children. Her messages are from the ‘mouths of toddlers but
directed to the sophisticated and regulated adult world’.
Motherhood was the inspiration for her life and career.
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