Frederick Rowland Emett OBE
(1906-1990)

Died aged c. 84

Frederick Rowland Emett OBE (22 October 1906 – 13 November 1990), known as Rowland Emett (with the forename sometimes spelled "Roland" [as his middle name appears on his birth certificate] and the surname frequently misspelled "Emmett"), was an English cartoonist and constructor of whimsical kinetic sculpture.

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Frederick Rowland Emett OBE (1906-1990) Locally educated, Punch cartoonist, artist, inventor and creator of whimsical machines worked here in the 1920s.

Ludgate Loft Apartments, 17 Ludgate Hill - Lionel Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom where they worked (1920)