Poster: The Yellow Book 3



Poster: The Yellow Book 3Image is a poster for The Yellow Book Volume 3 The poster has the words                        FOR SALE HERE across the top with the name of its American publishers across                        the bottom The poster s inset image is edged with a double frame On the left                        side of the image there is the figure of a woman with light hair and a light                        coloured dress This portion of the image takes up approximately 1 3 of the                        frame dividing the image vertically She is shown in a full frontal position                        with her body and head in 3 4 view looking to the right In her right hand                        she is holding a hat with a bow The background behind her is dark with                        several flowers surrounding her Artist s signature is in the bottom right                        hand corner The remaining 2 3rds of the image is a numerical list of the                        volume s contents and another small figure in the bottom right portion of                        the image The contents are divided into a Literature section and an Art                        section the titles of the works are on the left and the authors artists are                        on the right The smaller figure at the bottom is a woman with long dark hair                        wearing a black flower patterned gown with white cuffs and collar She is                        shown in profile holding a powder puff in front of a mirror decorated by                        garland Immediately above her head depending from a string is a bow The                        image is vertically displayed



MLA citation: Beardsley, Aubrey. “Poster: The Yellow Book 3 (Oct. 1894).” Pen and ink. Mark Samuels Lasner Collection, on loan to the University of Delaware Library, Newark. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2011. Web. [Date of access]. http://www.1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YB3_poster.html