THE COLLECTED DRAWINGS OF AUBREY BEARDSLEY

By: Harris, Bruce S. (Ed)

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Quarter bound in publisher's beige cloth over tan cloth boards, gilt (brown) lettering on spine. 212 pp. 4to. Profusely illustrated with over 200 of Beardsley's drawings. FINE/NEAR FINE. Here is the art of Aubrey Beardsley full of beauty and decadence, sensuality and sin. For the first time there is included in a single volume: (1). The Morte d'Arthur; (2). The complete Salome, both the published and suppressed versions; (3). The complete Rape of the Lock; (4). The complete Volpone; (5). Suppressed illustrations for Lysistrata including one never before published publicly; (6). All miscellaneous drawings of importance (including a large section of privately printed early works; (7). A collection of interesting forgeries claimed to be original Beardsleys; (8). Personal reminiscence and critical evaluation by Beardsley's friend, Arthur Symons; and (9). A complete catalog of Beardsley's work, revised by Beardsley himself. . Former owner's name neatly stamped on ffep, otherwise unmarked. The dust jacket (now in Mylar) has only one small closed tear on the front panel, else as new. . Drawings. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 212 pp

Title: THE COLLECTED DRAWINGS OF AUBREY BEARDSLEY

Author Name: Harris, Bruce S. (Ed)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley

Categories: Theatre & Performing Arts, Art, Antiques & Photography, Illustrated Books, Artists,

Edition: 1

Publisher: NY, Bounty Books: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 29

Keywords: Art Drawing Prints Artists Monograph Illustrated Books Beardsley