London: Cassell and Company, ca. 1891. Early reprint. Hardcover. 8vo. 340 pp. 4 plates. 3/4 blue calf over marbled boards; 5 raised bands, gilt ruling & lettering to spine; marbled endpapers. A near fine copy (minor foxing). Item #15382
The author (1858 - 1884) was a Ukrainian-born Russian diarist who became one of the greatest artists of her century. Her personal account of the struggles of women artists is documented in her published journals, which are a revealing story of the bourgeoisie. Sadly, a large number of her works were destroyed by the Nazis during World War II. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 20th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.
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