Woodbridge: Antique Collectors’ Club, 2011.
By Peyton Skipwith. Designed by Brian Webb. First edition. 8.5 X 5.5 ins. 96 pp. Pictorial paper covered boards after a textile design by “Lovat” with title on spine and upper cover. Poet, publisher, print maker, book illustrator, designer of toys, textiles, posters and advertising materials, Claud Lovat Fraser was a visual genius in many fields who became the most celebrated theatre set and costume designer of his time. This incisive survey of his graphic work during his short life (31 years) is copiously illustrated throughout in colour and black and white reproductions from the unique collection of his work held at Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania. As new.