Collection: Elliott Collection MS Beardsley: Aubrey Beardsley, autograph letters and other material, with other items relating to him

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Title: Aubrey Beardsley, autograph letters and other material, with other items relating to him

Level: Collection 

Classmark: Elliott Collection MS Beardsley

Creator(s): Beardsley, Aubrey (1872-1898)

Date: 1892-1898

Main language: English

Size and medium: 8 items, held in 3 boxes, 1 vol., 1 frame, and 1 folder; manuscript, photograph, and printed material.

Persistent link: https://explore.library.leeds.ac.uk/special-collections-explore/7290 

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Description

Comprises the following items: (1) Autograph letter to George Scotson-Clark [1892]; (2) Proof copies of two grotesques, 1893; (3) Invitation card designed by Aubrey Beardsley for the opening of the Prince's Ladies Golf Club, 1894; (4) Autograph letter to Leonard Smithers [1896], held with the printed book 'Aubrey Beardsley', by Arthur Symons (1898); (5) Photograph of Aubrey Beardsley taken by W.J. Hawker [1897]; (6) Autograph letter from Ellen Beardsley to J.M. Dent [1898], with (7) Autograph letter from J.M. Dent to Ellen Beardsley, 1896, and (8) Autograph letter from Henry Harland to J.M. Dent (n.d.).

Administrative or biographical history

Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (1872-1898), the artist. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography.

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