Arthur Rackham: A Life with Illustration
Artist(s): Arthur Rackham
Author(s): James Hamilton
Format: Hardback Clothbound
Year published: 2010
Publisher: Anova Publishing
Publisher Location: London
Total Pages: 200
Illustrations: Includes 180 colour and black and white images
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In this fascinating book, art historian James Hamilton examines the work and life of the illustrator Arthur Rackham. Rackham’s illustrations for works such as Rip Van Winkle, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, Alice in Wonderland and A Midsummer Night’s Dream have attained the classic status of the writings.
As well as featuring exquisite illustrations and sketches, extracts from Rackham’s correspondence and insightful commentary from James Hamilton shed new light on this much collected illustrator.