Kay Nielsen, an Appreciation : Marbled Edition


40 pages; Folio (12.25") 31 cm; Tall softcover, pink and silver hand-marbled covers, white title label on front, 40 stiff pages, 26 b/w illustrations in text, 12 stunning full-color glossy tipped-in plates, all illustrations reproduced from early 20th-century book illustrations by Danish artist Kay Nielsen. Bio of Nielsen (1886-1957) by Jasmine Britton. ; A gorgeous book. Covers are richly marbled with real marbling, not a printed pattern but actual swirls of paint, as issued. Illustrations are striking examples of Art Nouveau at its height. ; Light crease to lower corner. Inside front cover, which is otherwise blank, shows a touch of pink from the marbling process. No other defects. Scarce in this binding.

Title: Kay Nielsen, an Appreciation : Marbled Edition

Author Name: Poltarnees, Welleran, and Jasmine Britton; Illustrated by Kay Nielsen

Categories: Art,

Publisher: Green Tiger Press: 1976

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 16758

Keywords: Kay Nielsen ; Art History ; Artists ; Marbling ; Art Nouveau ; Image ;,