David Gentleman

David Gentleman was born in 1930 in London. He studied at St Albans School of Art 1947/8, and 1950, and at the Royal College of Art from 1950 to 1953. He taught at Royal College of Art from 1953 to 1955. He was elected to the Faculty of Royal Designers for Industry In 1972 and was Master of the Faculty from1989 to 1991. In 1993 he received an Honorary Doctorate from Kingston University.

David Gentleman has designed many postage stamps for the Royal Mail including one for the Millennium and numerous posters for among others, the National Trust and London Underground.

Books illustrated by David Gentleman include: David Gentleman's Britain, David Gentleman's London, David Gentleman's Coastline, David Gentleman's Paris, David Gentleman's India, and David Gentleman's Italy.

David Gentleman had 9 Solo Exhibitions at the Mercury Gallery, the first in 1970.




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