BUCKLAND WRIGHT, John. ~ Endymion and the Indian Maiden by a Pool.
Original proof wood engraving on japanese vellum. Image size 10.8 x 12 cms. Estate stamp of the artist.
Engraving for p.141 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.
“Thy mossy footstool shall the altar be/’Fore which I’ll bend, bending, dear love, to thee”
Provenance: The artist’s daughter.