Item #9466 Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson. Fairfax Downey, Charles Dana Gibson, Illustrations.
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson
Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson

Portrait of an Era As Drawn by C.D. Gibson

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. Hardcover. This biography presents Charles Dana Gibson's life story in a "crisp, often witty, and highly readable fashion", with numerous insights into the social scene of the era. The book covers Gibson's rise to fame as the creator of the iconic "Gibson Girl" image, which became a symbol of the modern American woman at the time. Richly illustrated with the author's drawings and paintings. Very Good. Item #9466

First Edition with Scribner's "A" on the copyright page. Tall octavo, 391 pp. Orange cloth. From private collection. Cloth shows some areas of discoloration as well as faint spotting along spine. Prev. owner's name stamped on front and back pastedown. Pages are clean and unmarked; binding, square and tight. No dust jacket.

Price: $30.00

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