Illustrating Carroll and Joyce

An exhibition of John Vernon Lord's extraordinary illustrations for Ulysses, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and more

Friday 13th July 2018 - Sunday 4th November 2018

British illustrator, author and teacher John Vernon Lord has been producing beautifully crafted illustrations for over 50 years.

During his long career, he has been commissioned to provide drawings for some of the most iconic books in literature. A new exhibition at House of Illustration, Illustrating Carroll and Joyce celebrates illustrations for five of these books, including Finnegan’s WakeAlice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Ulysses.

John Vernon Lord’s pen-and ink-drawings are renowned for being infused with clever metaphor, pattern and subtle codes, and some of his most captivating work can be found on these pages.

Illustrating Carroll and Joyce exhibition is on display in House of Illustration from 13 July to 4 November. Find out more, and book your tickets here.

  • Location

    House of Illustration
    2 Granary Square
    King’s Cross
    London
    N1C 4BH

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