Artist: Ron Embleton
Medium: Gouache on Board
Size: 19" x 25" (470mm x 630mm)
Date: 1964This is the original Gouache painting by Ron Embleton.
Marco Polo Crosses the Persian Deserts. A stunning piece of work by Ron Embleton that rightly graced a cover. Lots of subtle colouring, detail and character in the faces, including the camels!
Original cover artwork from Look and Learn no. 143 (10 October 1964). Please note there is a slight crease in the board in line with the walkers midriff and the lead camel's knee.Ron Embleton biography