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Mark Hearld's work book

Mark Hearld's work book

Hearld, Mark; Martin, Simon, 1979-

The artist Mark Hearld finds his inspiration in the flora and fauna of the British countryside: a blue-eyed jay perched on an oak branch; two hares enjoying the spoils of an allotment; and a sleek red fox prowling the fields. This workbook is a collection of Hearld's beguiling art

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Merrell, 2012
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  • Newton Park – Earliest copy due back 16th June

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    00361404 Art Collection 741.6092 [HEA]M Standard Due back 16th June


Statement of responsibility: texts by Simon Martin
ISBN: 1858945860, 9781858945866
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 189 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Subject: Animals; Collage; Illustration; Hearld, Mark.; Printing; Drawing; Art and Design.; Nature in art.

Author note

MARK HEARLD studied at Glasgow School of Art and the Royal College of Art, London. He is the illustrator of the children’s book A First Book of Nature (2012).

SIMON MARTIN is Head of Curatorial Services at Pallant House Gallery in Chichester, West Sussex. A specialist in modern British art, he has recently contributed to an exhibition catalogue on Edward Burra.


… brings together a collection of 200 prints, collages, linocuts, ceramics and textiles … [and] takes us into Mark's home and explores his passion for collecting objects — Homes and Antiques

… with inspiration drawn from Stubbs and Samuel Palmer, the poetry of Blake and William Morris's pattern design. The result is an identifiably 'English' idiom, here wonderfully brought to life in this handsome book — Country Life

Mark Hearld's Work Book … reveals the stories behind his career and his creations — Yorkshire Post