Browne, Gordon (M)

b. 15 April 1858. d. 27 May 1932. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Painter, watercolourist, and illustrator (especially for children). Pseudonym: “A. Nobody.” Son of Hablot Knight Browne (“Phiz”). Born in Surrey. Studied at Heatherley’s School of Art and South Kensington School. Illustrator of many novels and periodicals. Contributed to *Atalanta*, *Good Words*, the *Illustrated London News*, *The Penny Magazine*, *Chums*, and *Boy’s Own Paper*. Elected to the Royal Society of British Artists in 1891 and the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours in 1896. Biographical information: Brigid Peppin and Lucy Micklethwait, *Dictionary of British Book Illustrators: The Twentieth Century*, Murray, 1983, pp. 59-60; Richard Dalby, *The Golden Age of Children’s Book Illustration*, Gallery Books, 2001, pp. 33-34. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 8
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Flower Fairies 1887-10 Atalanta Illustrator 1643
The Wise Men of Gotham 1887-11 Atalanta Illustrator 1685
The Little Princess 1888-07 Atalanta Illustrator 1781
The Earl’s Love 1889-04 Atalanta Illustrator 1885
A Sad Case by an Old Doll 1890-02 Atalanta Illustrator 1969
The Charity of the Countess Kathleen 1891-02 Atalanta Illustrator 2065
The Coming of May 1893 Good Words Illustrator 5726
A Girton Girl 1893-04 Atalanta Illustrator 2261