Rothenstein Elizabeth (Editor)
Title The Virgin and the Child. An Anthology of Paintings and Poems.
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Acceptable
Edition First Edition
Publisher London William Collins and Sons. 1951
Seller ID 000845
D/W is unclipped it shows signs of wear to edges. Elizabeth Rothenstein takes a series of pictures, all masterpieces but none spoilt by familiarity, and by means of them tells the whole story of the nativity. Each picture is accompanied by one or more passages of poetry that exactly catch the spirit of the painter's work. Text and illustrations take fire from ezach other and illuminate with frest beauty the favourite subject of all European art.