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Millar Harold Robert

Year working: Working 1920’s

Book illustrator and father of Max Millar the cutaway artist, did some motoring work for The Autocar magazine. Contributed to the illustrations in the book ‘The Big Book of Motors’. In 1921 Millar did at least six different advertisements for Spyker Cars published in The Autocar. There were titled 'Evolution of Transport'. Two examples are shown here.

Further reference

Short biography given in book Beneath The Skin by Reed 1998 - drawings from Flight International.

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Book illustration, origin unknown. Image courtesy of Tom Brierley

Spyker advertisement from The Autocar 19 February 1921. Image courtesy of Richard Roberts Archive.

Spyker advertisement from The Autocar 2 April 1921. Image courtesy of Richard Roberts Archive.