Christian Birmingham is a British artist who has illustrated some of the finest authors in children’s and adult literature. He has won the Whitbread (now Costa) Children’s Book of the Year, the Smarties Book Prize and the Red House Children’s Book Award, among many other honors. His lovely Wonderland has just been published through Books Illustrated, Ltd. You can view many of the illustrations here. The edition comes in four flavors:
- Standard – Hard Cover in a slipcase – Edition: 200 Price £95 ($117)
- Collectors – Cloth bound in slipcase – Edition: 100 Price £250 ($307)
- Deluxe – Leather bound in Presentation box – Edition: 100 Price £500 (US$614)
- Prestige – Vellum bound in Presentation box – Edition: 20 Price £1,000 (US$1,228)
(Note that postage to the U.S.A. starts at £80 [$98].)
Books Illustrated also carries a line of limited-edition painted bronze Wonderland statues by Rachel Talbot, and original art (both b&w and full color) from the book. Click here.