Aubrey BEARDSLEY, Design for title page of `At the Relton Arms' by Evelyn Sharp Enlarge 1 /1

Aubrey BEARDSLEY

Great Britain 1872 – 1898

Design for title page of `At the Relton Arms' by Evelyn Sharp 1895 Description: drawing in pen and ink by Aubrey Beardsley for `At the Relton Arms' Evelyn Sharp for the Keynotes series of novels and short stories, Volume XIII
Materials & Technique: drawings, pen and ink Support: wove paper tipped to board

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Verso: "Design for title page of/`At the Relton Arms'/by Evelyn Sharp/ [underlined] John Lane's Keynotes Series". Verso on remains of sticky label: "Burden & Printer". Recto backing: "At the Relton Arms/Keynotes Series Vol XIII" . Verso backing: "Title Page for At the Relton Arms/Original Drawing by Aubrey Beardsly/John Lane Sale, A.G. 11.22.26, No 33/Guy Eglington"
Dimensions: image 18.1 h x 10.6 w cm Frame 17.9 h x 10.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.654