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Barnicot J Martin

Year working: Working 1930’s

Style somewhat similar to the work of F Gordon Crosby. Also noted are Illustration of a Frazer Nash in advertisement Motor Sport magazine January 1935. See full page illustrations in Motor Sport June & August 1937. Stewart Middlemiss has found a birth and Surrey death record of a John Martin Barnicot (1909 - 1977), this could well be the same person.

Further reference


Illustration of Alfa Romeo Tipo B at speed at the Rheims Circuit signed and dated September 1934. Illustration courtesy of Bonhams auctions

Illustration of Bira from Motor Sport magazine June 1937. Thanks to Stuart Middlemiss

Illustration of Raymond Mays from Motor Sport magazine August 1937 - Thanks to Stuart Middlemiss.