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Christopher Greaves, b. 1913
Simple name : Person: artist
Collection : People
Reference number : 1997/184
Fullname : Christopher Greaves
Biography : Christopher Greaves studied at Chelsea School of Art and the Central School of Arts and Crafts. After World War Two he taught at the London School of Printing. He was the editor of several magazines. He was also the art editor of Garland's advertising agency.
Date of birth : 1913
Role : Artist
Education :
  • Chelsea School of Art
  • Central School of Arts and Crafts
Employment :
  • Designed posters for London Transport : 1933-1934
Record completeness :
Record 36% complete

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