Artists (E) (European Collection)
Some measure of an artist must be the determination he brings to his career as well as the talent. Basil Ede is the living embodiment of that axiom. He has spent years doing the research and perfecting the techniques that have made him a fine artist, but it is a quality of commitment beyond even that which has made him one of the world's foremost ornithological artists. Carl W. Buchheister, President Emeritus of the National Audubon Society, wrote in the preface to Basil Ede's Birds: ...
Many people own work by Peter Ellenshaw and aren't even aware of it. If their personal movie collection contains works from the great films of Alexander Korda, the renowned works of Powell and Pressburger, or the entertaining movies of Walt Disney, odds are good that they own some Ellenshaw. Peter Ellenshaw was born William Samuel Cook Ellenshaw on May 24, 1913; however, his mother preferred the name Peter so that is what he was known by for the rest of his life. He...