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Shepherd Robert

Year working: 1914 - 1980

Bob but known as Rob. Good black and white illustrations in Bugantics in 1939. Lived in Australia, and according to his book never travelled outside the country but contributed to UK publications and work seen in UK auctions. Colour work is very thin wash in bright colours somewhat secondary to the pen and ink drawing. Signed his work R Shepherd with underline and long twirls on tails of R's

Further reference

Racing Cars Through The Years by R Shepherd published Turton & Armstrong 1993 as a limited edition of 500 books.