MODELS OF PROPRIETY: Occasional Caprices for the Edification of Ladies and the Delight of Gentlemen

London: Michael Joseph, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. An autograph letter signed (ALS) by W. Russell Flint to American artist H.A. Webster is laid in. With satire and sly wit, Flint pokes fun at some of the young ladies who have posed for him. Sir William Russell Flint (1880-1969) was a Scottish artist and illustrator who was known especially for his watercolours of women. Numerous textual illustrations. Tall octavo. Original salmon cloth binding, with gilt titles. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with some light browning and edgewear; otherwise very good. Very good / Very good. Item #72195

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