Illustration for France-Amerique Magazine showing people enjoying the town square in Cognac

About Colin
For the look and feel of the iconic poster artwork of the 1930s and 40s, Colin Elgie is the illustrator to call. Vastly experienced, he began his career in the 1970s working with Prog Rock giants like Pink Floyd, Genesis and Peter Gabriel, and today his style is as clear and graphic as ever as he delivers impactful retro imagery for clients in publishing, travel and entertainment.
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poster of Royal Prestige - Making the American Dream a Reality since 1959
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The Charms of Victor Canning
The Charms of Victor Canning
Colin Elgie illustrates a re-issued batch of crime novels written last century by Victor Canning.
The Charms of Victor Canning
Illustrator Profile - Colin Elgie
Illustrator Profile - Colin Elgie
Colin Elgie has a retro-inspired, clear & graphic style.
Illustrator Profile - Colin Elgie
The Great Indoors
The Great Indoors
Colin Elgie's tongue in cheek series for Xfinity
The Great Indoors
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