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George Stampa

Full name: George Loraine Stampa
Gender: Male
Born: November 29, 1875 in İstanbul, İstanbul, Turkey
Died: May 26, 1951
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

British Cartoonist George Loraine Stampa was born in Constantinople (nowadays İstanbul) as the son of an architect. He studied at the Heatherley's School of Art and the Royal Academy Schools between 1895 and 1900. Inspired by the work of Phil May, G. L. Stampa began contributing to Punch Magazine in 1895.

Stampa’s cartoons appeared in the magazine for over half a decade. He also worked for the Daily Graphic, The Bystander, The Strand Magazine, The Tatler and The Windsor Magazine. Books by Stampa include Loud Laughter (1907), Ragamuffins (1916), Humours of the Streets and In Praise of Dogs (1948). He also designed posters for the Underground Group and London Transport from 1920-44.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors Great Britain GBR AC
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors Great Britain GBR AC

Mixed Painting, Drawings And Water Colors

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Illustration pour Punch
1928 Summer 52 Amsterdam Art Competitions Great Britain Final Standings AC Illustration pour Punch
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