Hugh & Mirabel Cecil.
London. Frances Lincoln Publishers. 2012. First edition, second printing. Hardback, dust jacket. 272 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. 295 x 240mm (11½ x 9½"). 1.8kg. . English. Fine.
A comprehensive look at the life and work of the English artist Rex Whistler. With many images the book examines Whistler's murals, paintings, portraits, book illustrations and theatre designs. It also looks at Whistler's life story and the interwar social circle in which he moved. The appendices include a list of books illustrated and decorated by Whistler (including dust jackets), a list of his designs for the theatre (plays, ballets, operas and revues), and the location of his major murals.