BUCKLAND WRIGHT, John. ~ The Song of the Indian Maid II.
Original proof wood engraving on japanese vellum. Image size 11 x 8.5 cms. Estate stamp of the artist on verso.
Engraving for p.123 of Endymion, Book IV, by John Keats published by the Golden Cockerel Press in 1947. The book contained no less than 58 wood engravings by JBW which he worked on from 1944 until 1947. It was published in a total edition of 500 copies.
“Within his car, aloft, young Bacchus stood,/Trifling his ivy-dart, in dancing mood,/With sidelong laughing”
Provenance: The artist’s daughter.