DAVIES Will

DAVIES Will

“ A proud native of Belleville Ontario, Will Davies (1924-2016) is a legend of Canadian Commercial art with fashion layouts, story illustrations and advertising campaigns for clients such as Simpson’s, Chatelaine, Reader’s Digest, Homemakers, Star Weekly, Women’s Weekly (UK) and many other publications – as well as nine Canadian stamps. His stamp features one of his untitled Harlequin book covers.”                                                                                                         Details. 3, March/April 2018.

On 5 April 2018, Canada Post honoured this illustrator with a first day cover and a commemorative stamp.

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Details. 3, March/April 2018: “Great Canadian Illustrators”:6-7. Canada Post Corp.