Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

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by Stanley Weintraub
     
 
At age 20, the "Fra Angelico of Satanism", as Roger Fry was to call Aubrey Beardsley, was an obscure clerk in a London insurance firm. Three years later he was the most notorious--and perhaps the most influential--artist in England.

Here, then, is the marvelous boy--he died at 25--as human being and as complex and tragic genius, in the rich context of 150 examples

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At age 20, the "Fra Angelico of Satanism", as Roger Fry was to call Aubrey Beardsley, was an obscure clerk in a London insurance firm. Three years later he was the most notorious--and perhaps the most influential--artist in England.

Here, then, is the marvelous boy--he died at 25--as human being and as complex and tragic genius, in the rich context of 150 examples of his graphic art.

The original version of Aubrey Beardsley was a National Book Award nominee.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595008087
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2000
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.65(d)

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