Christopher Ironside

Christopher Ironside

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Christopher Ironside FSIA 1970, OBE 1971, FRBS 1977 (11 July 1913 - 13 July 1992) was an English painter and coin designer, particularly known for the reverse sides of the new British coins issued on decimalisation in 1971. He began his career as a painter, studying at the Central School of Arts and Crafts. During World War II he served in the Directorate of Camouflage, working for the Air Ministry in Leamington Spa. After the war he worked for the Ministry of Town and Country Planning, as Education Officer for the Council of Industrial Design, but gave up the post in 1948 due to increasing design commissions.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Chromo Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 613596772X
  • 9786135967722