Aubrey BEARDSLEY, Design for the title page of `At the first corners and other stories' by H.B. Marriott Watson Enlarge 1 /1

Aubrey BEARDSLEY

Great Britain 1872 – 1898

Design for the title page of `At the first corners and other stories' by H.B. Marriott Watson 1895 Description: drawing in pen and ink by Aubrey Beardsley for `At the first corners and other stories' by H.B. Marriott Watson for the Keynotes series of novels and short stories, Volume XI
Materials & Technique: drawings, pen and ink Support: light wove paper
Place Published: John Lane

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: `Marriott Watson' in l.l. in pencil in l.l.
Tertiary Insc: Verso: `Design for title page of/At the first corner by H.B.Marriott Watson /John Lane's Keynotes Series';`32' (in circle);`27'; `14'. Recto backing: `At the First Corner/Keynotes Series Vol XI'. Verso backing: `Title page for At the First Corner/Original Drawing by Aubrey Beardsley/John Lane Sale, A.G. 11.22.26, No.31/Guy Eglington, Vol XI'. Verso backing: `Title page for At the First Corner/Original Drawing by Aubrey Beardsley/John Lane Sale, A.G. 11.22.26, No.31
Dimensions: image 17.7 h x 10.4 w cm Frame 17.9 h x 10.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.653