|art by Edward Lear
1812 - 1888
-Illustration and Nonsense Literature
-Edward Lear was a British artist and writer known for his contributions to the field of Illustration and Nonsense Literature. He was a prominent illustrator of children's books and is best known for his nonsense poetry and limericks, as well as his whimsical illustrations. Lear's art is characterized by its humor, whimsy, and often absurd and imaginative depictions.