A collection of 26 preparatory drawings for 'The Elves and the Shoemaker' plus two handwritten lists of illustrations from the Scottish caricaturist, Halkett.

George Roland Halkett was editor of the 'Pall Mall Gazette' and the 'Pall Mall Magazine' and was elected President of the Society of Illustrators in 1897. The Courtauld hold a number of watercolour illustrations from the 'The Elves and the Shoemaker' publication.


Private collection.

The Courtauld Gallery

Somerset House, Strand, London, Greater London, WC2R 0RN
020 7848 2526

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 6pm (last admission 5.30pm)

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