Walter Crane – Queen Summer 1891

crane-queen40Walter Crane’s art needs no introduction. He is the most well known Victorian children’s book illustrator and his contribution to children’s book is immeasurable, a short biography is available for those who wants to learn more about this great illustrator.

Queen Summer or the Journey of Lily & the Rose is one of the most beautiful book he illustrated at the peek of his career. First published by Cassell & Co London 1891, contains twenty double leaves, with lithographs on both recto and verso of each-forty illustrations in all. Please support us by buying a print.

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