The Magazine

Spring, 1896, Page: 21

Image Dimensions: 17.1 x 11.2 cms

Page Dimensions: 32 x 25.5 cms


Title: Design for Book Cover

Date: 1896

Inscription: Drawing, pen and ink on paper, , 17.1 x 11.2 cm, attached to page, inscribed top “DESIGN for / BOOK COVER / BY JESSIE / KEPPIE” and inscribed below “Jessie Keppie. / Design for Book — cover. / (2+3) Flower. Studies. Black + White”

Keywords: plants; flowers

Material: Pen and ink

Commentary: The design is a typical student exercise, using conventionalised plant forms, in this case derived from a campanula, as its source.