Maxfield Parrish's unmistakable paintings and illustrations captured the nation's imagination with their technical excellence and romantic quality and remain unrivaled to this day. Here, forty of Parrish's finest works are paired with such poetic masterpieces as William Shakespeare's Oh Mistress Mine , Lord Byron's She Walks in Beauty , and The Splendor Falls by Alfred Lord Tennyson. A brief biography of Parrish and a preface describing the relationships between the paintings and poems round out this pleasurable offering. By Laurence S. Cutler and Judy Goffman Cutler.
96 pages, 40 full-color reproductions, size: 5 7/8 x 8 7/8 . Casebound book, with dust jacket.