Edmund Dulac – Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam 1909

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Edmond Dulac; (1882 – 1953) was a French-born, British naturalised magazine illustrator, book illustrator and stamp designer.

Edmund was a prolific illustrator and designer. His works include Stories from The Arabian Nights (1907) with 50 colour images; an edition of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest (1908) with 40 colour illustrations; The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1909) with 20 colour images; The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales (1910); Stories from Hans Christian Andersen (1911); The Bells and Other Poems by Edgar Allan Poe (1912) with 28 colour images and many monotone illustrations; and Princess Badoura (1913).

Presenting the illustrations from the First edition of Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. Published by Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1909.

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