Jonathan Burton

Jonathan Burton is an English illustrator who now lives in Bordeaux, France.

For The Folio Society he has illustrated Cover Her Face by P. D. James and the Hitchhiker series by Douglas Adams, both of which were awarded silver medals by the Association of Illustrators in London, and most recently Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell, which received a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators in New York.

As well as being distinguished in the publishing world, Burton’s work is also recognised in the film-poster community; he has worked on licensed properties for such classic titles as King Kong, the Universal Monsters series and The Lord of the Rings trilogy for the likes of Mondo, Black Dragon Press and Bottleneck Gallery.