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King, Jessie M. [1875-1949. UK. Illustrator/Jewellery/Textile Designer/Ceramist]
Jessie Marion King [commonly known as Jessie M. King] was born in New Kilpatrick… subscribers only

1. Jessie M. King and E.A. Taylor illustrator and designer from the collection of Miss Merle Taylor sold by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. Text by Cordelia Oliver, Joan Hughson and H. Jefferson Barnes. London: Paul Harris Publishing/Sotheby’s Belgravia, 1977 [An important catalogue of the sale principally of the work of Jessie M. King held at the Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society, Glasgow, on 21 June 1977]

2. Jessie M. King 1875-1949. Text by Cordelia Oliver. Edinburgh: Scottish Arts Council, 1977 [Catalogue of a touring exhibition held in 1971-72]

3. White, Colin. The enchanted world of Jessie M. King. Edinburgh: Canongate, 1989

4. The Glasgow style 1890-1920 Glasgow: Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries, 1984

5. Euler, Laura. The Glasgow style Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2008

6. Cumming, Elizabeth. Hand, heart and soul: the Arts and Crafts movement in Scotland Edinburgh: Berlinn Limited, 2006 [ISBN 10: 1-84158-419-3]

7. Glasgow girls: women in art and design 1880-1920. Edited by Jude Burkhauser. Edinburgh: Canongate, 1990

8. Dictionary of women artists volume 2, J-Z, edited by Delia Gaze Chicago, Illinois: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1997 [Contains an essay on Jessie M. King by Janice Helland pp.780-782]

9. White, Colin. ‘Jessie M. King’. The Bookplate Journal vol.10 (new series), no.2, Autumn 2012 pp.96-122

10. White, Colin. A guide to the printed work of Jessie M. King, London: British Library, 2007.

11. Jessie Marion King (1875-1949). Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Branch, The Antiquarian Booksellers Association, 1993

12. Skipworth, Anne Barren. Drawings of Paris by Jessie M. King. Edinburgh, Scotland: Fine Art Society, 1977

Denise Ortakales. Women Children’s Book Illustrators 


YouTube. Jessie M. King  

Jan Marsh, ‘King , Jessie Marion (1875–1949)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2010 [Subscription service] 

University of Rochester 

University of Glasgow. Jessie Marion King Papers 

In the Artists’ Footsteps 

Glasgow School of Art. Bookbindings by Jessie M. King 

Grove Art Online - Oxford Art Online [Subscription service] 

Benezit Dictionary of Artists - Oxford Art Online [Subscrption service] 

RKD Netherlands Institute for Art History 

National Art Library Catalogue 



Max Begg. ‘ Jessie M. King: Scottish Book Illustrator’ Textualities  

YouTube. Jessie Marion King Artwork, Drawings, Illustrations Slideshow  

YouTube. "A Carol Good King Wenceslas and others" Jessie Marion King II (The Glasgow Girls)  

YouTube. "The High History of the Holy Graal" - Jessie M King 

Chris Beetles Gallery 

Artist Biographies [Subscription service] 

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