He had been Editor of Lilliput, Art Director of Queen, Founding Editor of the Sunday Times Colour Supplement and Editor of Tattler.
Not only that, but he had succeeded in forging a career as one of Britain's most noted cartoonists and caricaturists in a range of publications using the pen name...
Marc's cartoons are the subject of a new exhibition at The Cartoon Museum in London. On show are examples of his 'Pocket Cartoons' that delighted readers first in The Times and then The Guardian. Created with George Melly they use minimalist line and have typewritten captions – a precaution against tampering by editors!
The exhibition additionally features Marc's brilliantly observed caricatures: spot-on pen portraits of royalty, politicians, literary figures, theatre, entertainment and media figures...
The Cartoon Museum
35 Little Russell Street
0207 580 8155
Monday - Saturday: 10:30 - 17:30
(including Bank Holidays)
Sunday: 12:00 - 17:30
Under-18s, registered disabled and carer: Free
(Children 12 or under must be accompanied by an adult)