Ephemera

Bio and rare picture of Stewart in his younger days for Homes and Gardens, from 1960. He was a regular contributor.

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Most of Stewart’s cartoons were one-panel gags, but he produced at least two cartoon strips featuring a cat called Smith, possibly based on one of his own beloved companions.

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Another strip with a different character.

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Stewart produced this Xmas card design for the Post Office in 1968.

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Stewart got some of his designs printed on mugs at a local copy shop.

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Helicopter mug

Stewart did a lot of commercial work for the Radio Times. He had a show, but it’s hard to tell if this was a group or a solo effort.

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A hand-written bibliography, likely very partial, he was a prolific artist.

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From his memorial service: A Celebration of the Life of Stewart Irwin (.pdf)

Some of these objects have been archived at the Bishopsgate Institute.