Awards & Winners

Lynd Ward

Date of Birth 26-June-1905
Place of Birth Chicago
(Illinois, United States of America, Chicago metropolitan area, Area code 872)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Artist, Illustrator
Lynd Kendall Ward was an American artist and storyteller, known for his series of wordless novels using wood engraving, and his illustrations for juvenile and adult books. His wordless novels have influenced the development of the graphic novel. Strongly associated with his wood engravings, he also worked in watercolor, oil, brush and ink, lithography and mezzotint. Ward was a son of Methodist minister and political organizer Harry F. Ward.

Awards by Lynd Ward

Check all the awards nominated and won by Lynd Ward.


Caldecott Medal
Honored for : The Biggest Bear

Nominations 1953 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal The Biggest Bear


Caldecott Medal
Honored for : America's Ethan Allen

Nominations 1950 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Caldecott Medal America's Ethan Allen