John Lockwood Kipling

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John Lockwood Kipling

John Lockwood Kipling and Rudyard Kipling
Born John Lockwood Kipling
6 July 1837(1837-07-06)
Pickering, North Yorkshire, England
Died 26 January 1911(1911-01-26) (aged 73)
Tisbury, Wiltshire, England
Occupation Art teacher, illustrator, museum curator

John Lockwood Kipling, C.I.E.[1] (6 July 1837 – 26 January 1911) was an English art teacher, illustrator, and museum curator, who spent most of his career in British India. He was the father of the famous writer Rudyard Kipling. Most of the original illustrations for Rudyard's renowned Kim (book) (1901) were made by John Lockwood.