Cicely Mary Barker 1923 The Dead-Nettle Fairy

Catalog Number 53435
 
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Artist Biography:

strong>Cicely Mary Barker [1895 – 1973) was an English illustrator best known for a series of fantasy illustrations depicting fairies and flowers. Barker's art education began in girlhood with correspondence courses and instruction at the Croydon School of Art. Her earliest professional work included greeting cards and juvenile magazine illustrations, and her first book, Flower Fairies of the Spring, was published in 1923. Similar books were published in the following decades.

Date:

1923

Source:

Flower Fairies of the Winter

Volume:

1

Plate No.:

Not Applicable

Description:

The Dead-Nettle Fairy

Print Method:

Copper Engraving on heavy stock paper

Condition:

Overall Excellent.

Size of Print:

18.0 x 13.2 cm. Approximately (7.09 x 5.20 in.)

References:

Peppin, Brigid, and Lucy Micklethwait, (1994). Book Illustrators of the Twentieth Century; New York: Arco.

Price:
$15.00
SKU:
53435
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