Cecil Charles Windsor Aldin (28 April 1870 – 6 January 1935), was a British artist and illustrator best known for his paintings and sketches of animals, sports, and rural life. Aldin executed village scenes and rural buildings in chalk, pencil and also wash sketching. He was an enthusiastic sportsman and a Master of Fox Hounds, and many of his pictures illustrated hunting.
A Dog Day – Cecil Aldin 1902
E. P. Dutton NY, 1902
First Edition, Illustrated
First US Edition. A marvelous light-hearted look at a dog’s day from 7 AM – “lights out” at 10:15 PM told by a lively Airedale Terrier. With 26 wonderful colours plates by Aldin w/the dog’s words written by Emanuel. Pictorial board soiled and faded, lacks ffep. All illustrations are in fine condition.