[Reading] ➼ Inter-City ➲ Charles Keeping – E17streets4all.co.uk Depicts the passengers in an inter city train and the changing scenes they see through the windows Depicts the passengers in an inter city train and the changing scenes they see through the windows.
Charles William James Keeping was an English illustrator, children s book author and lithographer, born in Lambeth, South London This childhood background of markets and docks influenced much of his work At fourteen he became an apprentice in the printing trade before working as an engineer Later he served in the Royal Navy On leaving the Navy he changed careers yet again and worked for a while as a rent collector before starting on a three year course at the Regent Street Polytechnic studying drawing, etching, and lithography He later took up a teaching position hereCharles Keeping had his work exhibited all over the world and throughout his career illustrated over books He received many awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal for his picture book Charley, Charlotte and the Golden Canary, and the Kate Greenaway Medal for The Highwayman.
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- 06 May 2017 Charles Keeping