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Aubrey Beardsley / Selfportrait
Aubrey Beardsley, English illustrator and illustrator,
Brighton 24.8.1872 – Mentone 16.3.1898.

Self portrait, c. 1892.

Pen-and-ink drawing.
The Belly Dance
The Black Cape
The Dancer’s Reward
Siegfried. Act 2
THE YELLOW BOOK (…)
Children’s Books
Isolde
Sir Bedivere throws the sword Excalibur into the water
King Arthur
The Four Queens find the sleeping Lancelot
Merlin takes care of the child Arthur
The lady of the Lake tells Arthur of the sword Excalibur
How King Mark found Sir Tristan
How Morgan le Fay handed Sir Tristan the shield
How Sir Lancelot was recognised by Lady Elaine
How Sir Tristan drank the love potion
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Aubrey Beardsley (1872 - 1898)
August 21, 2022 - 150th birthday


The style of the British illustrator, graphic artist and cartoonist Beardsley thrives on strong, large-scale black and white contrasts.