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By a Woman's Hand: Illustrators of the Golden Age
by Mary Carolyn Waldrep , Ida Rentoul Outhwaite , Ruth Mary Hallock , Henriette Willebeek le Mair , margaret winifred tarrant , Margaret Evans Price , Anne Anderson , Clara M. Burd , more…Blanche Fisher Wright , Dorothy Pulis Lathrop , Lois Lenski , Kate Greenaway , Virginia Frances Sterrett , eulalie bachmann , Fern Bisel Peat , Florence Harrison , Beatrix Potter , Helen Stratton , Elizabeth Shippen Green , Jessie Marion King , Elenore Plaisted Abbott , Mabel Lucie Attwell …less
At the turn of the 20th century, the demand for magazine and book illustrations was at an all-time high,offering women artists unprecedentedprofessional opportunities. This unique anthology features 120 color and black-and-white artworks by 22 of the Golden Age of Illustration's finest female illustrators, including Beatrix Potter, Kate Greenaway, and Jessie Willcox Smith. ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published June 17th 2010 by Dover Publications
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Completely delightful anthology of artwork by a cross section of late 19th-early 20th century women illustrators, including Kate Greenway, Florence Harrison, Beatrix Potter, Elizabeth Shipman Green, Jessie Wilcox Smith, Jessie Marion King, Eleanore Plaisted Abbott, Ida Rentoul Outhwaith, Margaret Tarrant and a dozen more. The only text is a short introduction, but there are plenty of color and black and white plates and a bibliography to encourage further exploration. This is one of the recent g ...more