Barabbas, by Lawrence Butcher

Lawrence Butcher was one of the illustrators of novels adaptations, which King Features distributed to newspapers in cooperation with the Book-of-the-Month Club in the 1940s.

Le Matin Rouge by Lawrence Butcher
Le Matin Rouge (Le Petit Journal, 25/1/1948)

Falls illustrated among others adaptations of 'The Foxes of Harrow' (1946) and 'Barabbas'. Mainly a book illustrator, Butcher was also a member of the New York Watercolor Club in Manhattan. He lived in Long Island in the 1940s and 1950s.

Les Fox de Harrow by Lawrence Butcher
Les Fox de Harrow (Le Petit Journal, October 1946)

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