Graphics & Illustrations 63

Illustration by Archibald Knox for Sophia Morrison’s ‘Manx Fairy Tales’ (draft design for cover?)

Date made: c.1929

Artist: Knox, Archibald

Description: A graphic design of an interlace knot with a heart, potentially part of front cover design for Sophia Morrison’s ‘Manx Fairy Tales’. The publication ‘Manx Fairy Tales’ by Sophia Morrison was first published in 1911 and reprinted in 1929 with title pages for each story illustrated by Archibald Knox.

Materials: Paper: Pen & Ink

Photograph and description courtesy of Manx National Heritage via the link at imuseum.im.