Lubbock, J. G. : From the Snows to the Seas



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London, Bertram Rota, 1986, Hardcover, 4to 11" - 13" tall, 26pp. Quarter blue morocco over boards with gilt titles on spine and gilt decoration to boards, teg others untrimmed, internally clean and bright, four folding colour etchings with aquatint, No.94 of an edition of 95 copies signed by the artist on the limitation page. The book is contained in its original slipcase.

Joe Lubbock was born in 1915 and spent most of his life working as an engineer but after WWII studied Art at Heatherly's and Saint Martin's and in 1963 he moved with his wife to Suffolk to pursue his vocation as an artist. HIs studio looks out over the the Suffolk countryside, fields, woods and a river that often appear in his work. Here too he writes the text for his books, most of which have been printed by Sebastian Carter at the Rampant Lions Press. Joe Lubbock's work has been exhibited at a number of museums and libraries including the V & A in London, The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge and The National Library of Wales.