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The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson by  Gert (Introduction) Schiff - Hardcover - 1969 - from Ultramarine Books (SKU: 003125)

The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson by  Gert (Introduction) Schiff - Hardcover - 1969 - from Ultramarine Books (SKU: 003125)

The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

by Schiff, Gert (Introduction)

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  • hardcover
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N.p.: Cythera Press, 1969 pp. xxxix; followed by 50 color illustrations; most are full-page. Eroticism. Some of the illustrations are said to have been for the Prince Regent. Many express something on the order of mockery and contempt at the enjoyment of the illustrated pleasures. Others marvel at the invention of the couples. Text and plates are clean and tight; the jacket is rubbed and chipped at the top edge of the front panel with a small loss of material.. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 4to.

Synopsis

Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson contains over fifty (50) color illustrations that cover almost as many different human situations that occur between the sexes. Most of the art in this book is part of the George IV collection at Windsor Castle, while other specimens are in the Victoria and Albert Museum and in the British Museum.

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Bookseller
Ultramarine Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003125
Title
The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson
Author
Schiff, Gert (Introduction)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Cythera Press
Place of Publication
N.p.
Date published
1969
Keywords
thomas rowlandson erotic art
Bookseller catalogs
Art - Watercolor, Drawing; Art-Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Australia;

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