Illustration © The Estate of John David Roberts. Reproduced with the permission of the William Roberts Society. Catalogue information based on the catalogue raisonné by David Cleall. For this and full details of the exhibitions cited, see the links below.


Fanfare, c.1921
Magazine size octavo (approx. 22 cm x 14 cm)

Cover design for issue number 3 of Fanfare: A Musical Causerie, a short-lived arts periodical edited by Leigh Henry, seven issues of which were published between Oct. 1921 and Jan. 1922 and included fanfares composed by, among others, Vaughan Williams, Poulenc, Milhaud, Prokofiev, Roussell and Satie, and literary contributions from Jean Cocteau, John Rodker and the like. E. McKnight Kauffer, Alan Odle, Randolph Schwabe and Ethelbert White were among the other cover designers.

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