New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1989, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Colour plates; Black & white plates; Illustrated endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: In 1848 a talented, earnest group of young artists banded together and dubbed themselves the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Believing that every rose must be painted from a live flower and every face from an actual human being, they set out to change the course of English painting. Inevitably, though, artistic passions became tangled with romantic ones with tempestuous, sometimes tragic, results.
Who were the dreamy,…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. Private book plate to the blank.
Quarter-bound Brown on Salmon boards with Green titling to the Spine. [XXIV] 468 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9¼” x 6¼”.
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