Category Archives: Paul Cox

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Canary Wharf, then and now

When Canary Wharf was just a sparkle in Thatcher’s eye, Paul Cox was invited by Punch to draw its early stages. Now he’s gone back, and found the same vantage point. The DLR (seen on the bridge, left) had to … Continue reading

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Paul Cox and the Mary Rose

Paul Cox was commissioned by “Britain Magazine” to illustrate the Mary Rose shown in all its splendour at the time of its launch. Henry VIII was standing by, of course. We won’t go into what happened next.

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Paul Cox and the Livery Companies

Just as one story about the Guildhall appears, so does another. Paul Cox has illustrated an article for Britain Magazine about some of the customs of the livery companies in the City of London. Here are Oxbridge traditions (top), and … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to Everyone

Many thanks to everyone who we’ve worked with or whose company we’ve enjoyed this year. I hope Santa brings what you had in mind, and I hope 2016 turns out to be bountiful for us all. Paul Cox has always … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Many thanks to everyone and best wishes for Christmas. This is a Paul Cox Christmas card for Vanity Fair. May 2015 bring good fun and better politics for us all.

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Paul Cox work in HOI Sotheby’s Auction

Paul Cox was invited to add some illustrations to a first edition of Three Men in a Boat which was to be included in an auction of “extra-illustrated” first editions at Sotheby’s in London on 6th December 2014. The money raised … Continue reading

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10 x 10 Auction in The Shard

Paul Cox has taken part in a “London Drawing Day” arranged by 10 x 10 in association with the architectural and engineering charity currently raising funds to  help people in the developing world. The results of that day which produced … Continue reading

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Paul Cox drawing live online

To celebrate the opening of the House of Illustration in King’s Cross (London) today, Paul Cox (left) was invited to draw the presenters of The Today Programme. They also interviewed Quentin Blake, Paul’s tutor at the RCA and the main … Continue reading

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The House of Illustration – and Paul Cox

The opening exhibition at the British House of Illustration will show a large collection of work by Quentin Blake. The ‘housewarming season’ has already started and I do recommend that you visit both the website and the magnificent new premises which … Continue reading

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Paul Cox in Vanity Fair

It’s not often a problem for illustrators but Paul Cox was asked to illustrate an A A Gill article in Vanity Fair on the subject of “perfection anxiety”. Apparently the filthy rich become neurotic about managing their lives and it’s a … Continue reading

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