Clifford Cyril Webb
Wood engraver, etcher and painter. Born in London, Webb studied at Westminster School of Art. In the 1920s he soon established a reputation as one of Britain's most interesting engravers. He specialised in landscapes and animal subjects, illustrating a number of books, ntably for the Golden Cockerill Press, and published many children's books. He exhibited at the RA, NEAC, LG, RE, NS and SWE and his is in the collections of the British Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum. Webb taught drawing at Birmingham School of Art, 1922-1926, engraving at the St. Martin's School of Art and lectured at Westminster School of Art. He lived at Abinger Hammer, Surrey.