, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 173–189 | Cite as

Walter crane, precursor of Art Nouveau

  • Rosalind Depas


Picture Book Sexual Ambivalence White Porcelain Book Design Theoretical Writing 
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  1. 1.
    Walter Pater,The Renaissance (New York: Modern Library, n.d.). p. 111.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Robert Schmutzler, “Blake and Art Nouveau,”Architectural Review, 118 (1955), 90–97.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Walter Crane,Of the Decorative Illustration of Books Old and New (London: George Bell, 1972), p. 177.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Ibid., p. 112.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Crane,The Bases of Design (London: George Bell, 1898), p. 132.Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Crane,Of Line and Form (London: George Bell, 1925), p. 1.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Crane,Decorative Illustration, p. 221.Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Ibid., Crane,Decorative Illustration, p. 128.Google Scholar
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    Elizabeth Aslin,The Aesthetic Movement (New York: Praeger. 1969), p. 64.Google Scholar
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    Oscar Wilde,The Artist as Critic (New York: Vintage, 1969), p. 307.Google Scholar
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    Crane, “Notes on my own Books for Children,”Imprint (1913), 85.Google Scholar
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    Quoted in Anne Parrish, “Kate Greenaway”,Horn Book Magazine, 20 (1946), 101.Google Scholar
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    Isobel Spencer,Walter Crane (New York: Macmillan, 1975), p. 168. Here there is an illustration from Crane's essay “The Progress of Taste in Dress in Relation to Art Education,” 1894.Google Scholar
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    Gleeson White, “Children's Books and their Illustrators,”International Studio, Special Winter Number (1897–8), 31.Google Scholar
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    See Spencer for an account of this visit, pp. 170–178.Google Scholar
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    See Judith Koos, “Walter Crane and Hungary,”Ars Decorativa (1973), 153–168.Google Scholar
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    See S. Tschudi Madsen,Art Nouveau (New York: McGraw Hill, 1973), p. 94.Google Scholar
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    Hugo von Hofmannsthal,Prosa I (Frankfurt: Fischer, 1956), p. 254.Google Scholar
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    Crane,William Morris to Whistler (London: George Bell, 1911), p. 232.Google Scholar

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