Walter Paget

Illustrator and painter Walter Stanley Paget (1863-1935), also known as Wal Paget, attended the Royal Academy Schools where he won the gold medal. Walter was the youngest of three artistic brothers, Henry Marriott Paget RBA (1856-1936) and Sidney Edward Paget (1860-1908).

Further Reading


Allingham, Philip V.. “A Biographical Sketch of Illustrator Walter Paget (1863-1935).” Victorian Web. 29 June 2002. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.


Johnson, J. and A. Greutzner. British Artists 1880-1940. Vol. 5. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club, 1994. 463. Print.


Milner, J. D.. “Paget, Sidney Edward (1860–1908).” Rev. Mark Pottle. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004. Web. 16 Oct. 2013.

Illustrations by Walter Paget



Sirhenrycassell1888frontispiece Sir Henry himself with his great arms twined round Twala's middle.. King Solomon's Mines. Sixty-third Thousand. 1888
Sirhenrysdiamantminenvonafrika128 Sir Henrys Kampf mit König Twala. King Solomon's Mines. Diamantminen von Afrika. Die Entdeckung der Schätze des Königs Salomo im dunklen Erdteil. Aus dem Englischen übersetzt von M. Strauß. c. 1900
Sotoo102 'So, too, I curse you, Maldonado'. The Lady of Blossholme. 1st Edition. 1909
Thecorpsecassell188889 The corpse was frozen perfectly stiff. King Solomon's Mines. Sixty-third Thousand. 1888

Thedoomedcassell1888182 The doomed girl... flung herself before him. King Solomon's Mines. Sixty-third Thousand. 1888
Theladyfrontispiece The Lady of Blossholme.. The Lady of Blossholme. 1st Edition. 1909
Theladyhodderandstoughton1909cover The Lady of Blossholme. The Lady of Blossholme. 1st Edition. 1909
Tothosecassell1888268 To those who enter the hall of the dead, evil comes.. King Solomon's Mines. Sixty-third Thousand. 1888

Umbopadiamantminenvonafrika30 Umbopa. King Solomon's Mines. Diamantminen von Afrika. Die Entdeckung der Schätze des Königs Salomo im dunklen Erdteil. Aus dem Englischen übersetzt von M. Strauß. c. 1900
Umbopakonigdustjacket Umbopa König Von Kukuanaland. King Solomon's Mines. Umbopa König Von Kukuanaland. 1888
Wehave258 'We have plucked you bare between us, have we not?'. The Lady of Blossholme. 1st Edition. 1909