Showing posts with label Francis Martineau. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Francis Martineau. Show all posts

05 February 2012

Broken wand: Francis Martineau (1922-2012)

From the Ring 92 newsletter (PDF):
Sadly, Francis Martinau passed away January 8th, 2012. Francis was a charter member of the VMC and Past President (1954). Francis was a Canadian magician, magic illustrator and author. Best known for his amazing artistic contribution to the three-volume Rice's Encyclopedia of Silk Magic for which he drew thousands of illustrations and hand-lettered the entire text.

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