Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

Sacred and Profane: Two Books in Black and White
  • Sacred and Profane: Two Books in Black and White
  • 23-Jan-1994 - 20-Mar-1994
  • Asia Gallery, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
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Works
Description

An installation of the 1923 book Les sept Notre Dame des plus beaux métiers (Our Lady of the Seven Most Beautiful Trades) written and illustrated by Max Elskamp (Belgium, 1862- 1931) and a portfolio of prints by Aubrey Beardsley (English, 1872- 1898) for Oscar Wilde's Salome.