Five Hundred Years of English Prose. Compyled for Woman's Day by Wm. Rose Benet. Illuminated by John Held Jr. Poster, William Rose Benet, John Held Jr.

Five Hundred Years of English Prose. Compyled for Woman's Day by Wm. Rose Benet. Illuminated by John Held Jr.

Poster. Color poster [20" x 15"]. With light edgewear and several short closed tears in the edges. Pinholes in the corners.

A poster depicting important dates in publishing history, and advertising works beginning with Morte d'Arthur and ending with Grapes of Wrath. This seems to have been a premium from Woman's Day magazine. A poster illustrated by Held in his characteristic style. Very good. Item #58020

The Utah artist, John Held Jr., was one of the best known magazine illustrators of the 1920s, and his designs for F. Scott Fitzgerald jackets became icons of the Jazz Age.

Price: $300.00