Tom Lovell | Western painter and illustrator
Tom Lovell (1909-1997) was a founding member of the National Academy of Western Art. He received many honors for his illustrations and paintings. He was winner of the prestigious Prix de West award twice for his paintings. He was inducted into the Society of Illustrators in 1974. In 1992, Lovell received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Cowboy Hall of Fame and the Robert Lougheed Memorial Award for Traditional Painter of Western History.
This married couple are having a pleasant evening and a toast is in order. Maybe they are celebrating an anniversary. In any case, they have their work cut out for them if they get those slabs of meat down. This painting appeared in a beer ad in October 1959.
'The Brighton Belle, The Bournemouth Belle', BR (SR) poster, c 1960s., Fish, Laurence
'The Brighton Belle, The Bournemouth Belle', BR (SR) 1960s.Poster produced for British Railways (Southern Region) to promote travel on the Brighton and Bournemouth Belle. Illustrated with a couple getting off a train, the woman holding a bunch of flowers. Artwork by Laurence Fish.