The Beggarstaff Brothers were an English design duo : Wuillian Nicholson and James Pryde



According to Nicholson, the Beggarstaff pseudonym was chosen after “Pryde and I came across it one day in an old stable, on a sack of fodder”; Pryde gave a similar, though slightly different, explanation.


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