Publisher description for The art & illustration of Walter Crane / Walter Crane ; selected and edited by Jeff A. Menges.

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This original collection of more than 100 innovative images commemorates the artistry of a prominent figure in the Golden Age of Illustration. Crane was one of the earliest children's book artists that experiemented with colors, and this volume not only surveys his best paintings, it constitutes a visual history of genre's first color illustrations.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Crane, Walter, -- 1845-1915 -- Themes, motives.