Collection: Ralph Steadman

Ralph Steadman (b. 1936) is a renowned British illustrator, widely known for his collaboration with Hunter S. Thompson. He grew up in Wallasey during WWII, during which time he developed an interest in model aeroplanes and technical drawing. Following his completion of National Service in 1954, Steadman began working as a cartoonist. His style features political and social caricatures. Steadman is a trail blazer who continues to inspire and influence artists today.