Walter Crane

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Magic box: craft and the computer

Issue 70, Winter 2008

Feature

Long undervalued as a poor relation of art and design, craft is central once more. Essay by David…

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Picture an orphan

7 February 2016

What do Luke Skywalker and Oliver Twist have in common? Clare Walters reviews Drawing on Childhood at the Foundling Museum
Given the perennial struggle against war, famine, disease and poverty, it is not surprising that many myths and fairy tales feature orphans, foundlings and fostered or abandoned children – think of Romulus and Remus, Cinderella, Rapunzel, and Hansel and Gretel, writes Clare Walters.