Title: Cicely Mary Barker And Her Art
Author: Jane Laing
Illustrator: Cicely Mary Barker
Publisher: Frederick Warne (Penguin Group)
Remarks: 6th impression
Book Condition: Like New
Jacket Condition: Like New
Description: "In this book Jane Laing examines Cicely Mary Barker's life and character, drawing on her worklists and letters and the recollections of relatives and friends. She evaluates the artist's style and technique, using reproductions of sketches, watercolour drawings, pastels, book illustrations and devotional paintings, many of which have never been published before."
Vermillion cloth boards with gilded text to spine. Spine and corners are straight. The unclipped (£25.00) jacket is in flawless condition. The book itself is pristine: the glossy pages are free from all defect.
A fine collector's copy of a relatively early printing.
Measures 25.5 cm × 21 cm (10.2″ × 8.4″). 4to. 128 pp.