THE COLLECTED DRAWINGS OF AUBREY BEARDSLEY

By: Harris, Bruce S. (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 29

Keywords: Art; Drawing Prints Artists Monograph Illustrated Books Beardsley