Poster of Rigby Graham's Exhibition of Topographical Illustration of Leicestershire.

Scope and Content

Poster detailing the exhibition of Rigby Graham's topographic illustrations depicting Leicester and Leicestershire. The exhibition marked the publication of an up-to-date topography of the city. The exhibition took place at the Gadsby Gallery, Leicester, 16th October-25th October 1980.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rigby Graham was a local artist and lecturer at Leicester Polytechnic. Graham attended the Leicester College of Art and then returned as a lecturer in graphic design, printing and bookbinding. He was also an Associate Fellow of Leicester Polytechnic. He was well-known for his landscape works as well as book illustrations and murals.

Related Material

Press cuttings - Leicester Polytechnic Vol.V - 1980-1982 pp125. Held by De Montfort University Archive.