IMAGE, Selwyn. 19628

£45

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to Miss Whitehead (Caroline Whitehead, Secretary of the Pioneer Club), declining to take part in a debate on art, “where a desire for verbal victory must always predominate”. 3 pp. 7 x 4 inches, a few marginal stains. 6 Southampton Street, 10 November 1896. Selwyn Image (1849-1930), artist, designer, writer and poet associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement. He designed stained glass windows, furniture, embroidery, and was an illustrator of books. Image was the first Slade Professor of Fine Art at Oxford from 1910 to 1916.