Pamela Colman Smith: The Untold Story brings together the work of four distinguished scholars; Stuart Kaplan, Mary K. Greer, Elizabeth Foley O'Connor, and Melinda Boyd Parsons, who have devoted years of research to uncover the life and artistic accomplishments of Pamela Colman Smith. Known to millions as the creator of the Rider-Waite Tarot. She was a woman of many talents: a stage and costume designer, folklorist, poet, author, illustrator of ballads and folktales, suffragette, and publisher of books and broadsheets.
This collaborative work presents: a richly illustrated biography of Pamela's life with essays on the events and people that influenced her: Jack Yeats, Ellen Terry, Alfred Stieglitz, Bram Stoker and William Gillette.
About this Limited Edition: only 500 copies of this magnificent book have been specially bound with deckled edges, a leather spine with raised hubs and green cloth to feature Pixie’s favorite color. Her initials and signature have been stamped in gold foil on the book cover and slipcase. Each copy features a delicate vellum sheet that is hand-signed by all four authors and is hand numbered. Protected by a matching slipcase, also stamped in gold foil, this book is sure to be a collector’s item.
|Publisher:||U.S. Games Systems|
|Publish Date:||Aug. 14 2018|
|Author:||R Kaplan Stuart|