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Picture and Text (Esprios Classics), Paperback / softback Book

Picture and Text (Esprios Classics) Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Picture and Text is a collection of essays by Henry James on the art of illustration, published in 1893.

The essays are brief profiles of the principal illustrators for Harper and Brothers books and magazines, and has been remembered for extensive and perceptive essays on John Singer Sargent and Honore Daumier.

Included with the essays on black-and-white illustration of texts is a discussion in dialogue form about the similar relation between scenery and play in the theater.




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