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8vo (6" x 9"). pp. 86. A catalogue and small reference work devoted entirely to the book art of Sarah Wyman Whitman. It contains analyses of a subset of Whitman’s aesthetic tracts and skeuomorphic designs and details some of the sources in art and nature that inspired those designs. The catalogue is a booklet in full color and contains images of the book exteriors, endpapers, title pages, title page devices, and artistic sources discussed. The cover is a photo reproduction of one of Whitman’s most important designs.
Title: ALLUSION AND IMAGERY IN THE BOOK ART OF SARAH WYMAN WHITMAN
Publisher: Alexandria (VA), Austin Abbey Rare Books: 2018
Binding: Paper wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 1893