Hugh Thomson

Died aged c. 60

Hugh Thomson RI (1 June 1860 – 7 May 1920) was an Irish Illustrator born at Coleraine near Derry. He is best known for his pen-and-ink illustrations of works by authors such as Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, and J. M. Barrie. Thomson inaugurated the Cranford School of illustration with the publication of the 1891 Macmillan reissue of Mrs. Gaskell's Cranford.

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Hugh Thomson 1860-1920 Artist and illustrator was born here

9 Kingsgate Street, Coleraine, United Kingdom where they was born (1860)