Biographical Materials

Fred Walker

Critical Discussions

Four illustrations for Dickens's Hard Times (1868)

Ten Illustrations for Thackeray's The Adventures of Philip (1861-62)

Seven Illustrations for Thackeray's Denis Duval from the Cornhill (1864)

Miscellaneous Illustrations

Posters, Invitations, and Caricatures

Books Illustrated in whole or part by Walker


Armstrong, Walter. "Walker, Frederick."​ Dictionary of National Biography. Vol. 20. 1909. Pp. 508-510.

Black, Clementina. Frederick Walker. New York: Dutton; London: Duckworth, 1902.

Chesterton, Gilbert. Famous Paintings. London, New York, and Toronto: Cassell, 1912.

Dickens, Charles. Hard Times and Pictures from Italy. One vol. London: Chapman and Hall,1868.

"Frederick Walker." Online version available from Spartacus Educational at Web. 10​July 2018.

Hammerton, J. A. The Dickens Picture-Book. London: Educational Book [1910].

Milton, Steve. ""Fred Walker, ARA." Online version available from Web. 8 July 2018.

Muir, Percy. Chapter 6, "The Dalziel Era." Victorian Illustrated Books. London: B. T. Batsford, 1971. Pp. 129-148.

Phillips, Claude. Frederick Walker and His Works. London: Seeley & Co., 1905. Facing p. 48.

Reid, Forrest. Illustrators of the Eighteen Sixties: An Illustrated Survey of the Work of 58 British Artists. New York: Dover, 1975. Originally published by Faber and Gwyer in London, 1928, as Illustrators of the Sixties.

Thackeray, W. M. The Adventures of Philip, serialized in The Cornhill Magazine. London: Smith Elder, 1862.

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