A Flower Wedding: Described by Two Wallflowers

A Flower Wedding Described by Two Wallflowers Walter Crane one the best loved designers of the British Arts and Crafts movement produced this beautifully illustrated poem that tells the delightful story of a wedding day in This lovely facs

  • Title: A Flower Wedding: Described by Two Wallflowers
  • Author: Walter Crane
  • ISBN: 9781851776399
  • Page: 115
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Walter Crane, one the best loved designers of the British Arts and Crafts movement, produced this beautifully illustrated poem that tells the delightful story of a wedding day in 1905 This lovely facsimile edition, reproduced in glorious color, bound in real cloth, and embossed with foil, makes a perfect wedding, engagement, or Valentine s Day gift Yes, flower bells rangWalter Crane, one the best loved designers of the British Arts and Crafts movement, produced this beautifully illustrated poem that tells the delightful story of a wedding day in 1905 This lovely facsimile edition, reproduced in glorious color, bound in real cloth, and embossed with foil, makes a perfect wedding, engagement, or Valentine s Day gift Yes, flower bells rangof flowers, they say.

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    1. A Flower Wedding is an illustrated verse story describing the marriage of Lad’s Love and Miss Meadow Sweet and is essentially an excuse for Crane to mention the names of as many flowers as possible so that he can draw them all. It is a very short piece, each page featuring a single couplet or half couplet which provides a caption for the accompanying image, but it is perfectly wrought. Crane’s illustrations are stunning and his incorporation of all the different flowers, both into the poem a [...]

    2. A pretty little chap-book that is as light on content as the title suggests, but the elegant and oddly erotic drawings make for a lovely piece of Victorian nostalgia.

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