Aldous Huxley, Antonin Artaud, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Aubrey Beardsley, Belgian, books, Charles Baudelaire, D. H. Lawrence, Ezra Pound, Imagist, Jean de Bosschere, lithographs, love, New York, Oscar Wilde, Ovid, Rarity Press, Richard Aldington, T. S. Eliot
The Love Books of Ovid,: being the amores, ars…
Ovid (43 BCE – 17 or 18 CE)
New York: Privately printed for Rarity Press, 1930
PA6522 A3 L6 1930
Illustrated with twelve lithographs by Jean de Bosschere (1878-1953), a Belgian writer and painter who worked between the Art Nouveau and Art Deco periods. De Bosschere’s writing and art were influenced by a heady group of friends including novelists Aubrey Beardsley, Aldous Huxley, and D. H. Lawrence; Imagist poets Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, and Richard Aldington; and others such as Oscar Wilde, Charles Baudelaire and Antonin Artaud.