Aubrey Beardsley, 1872-1898


Photo-reproduction of pen-and-ink drawing

From Le Morte d'Arthur

The influence of Burne-Jones's The Beguiling of Merlin appears quite clearly in this work's claustraphobic, flattened space as well as the choice of subject and it also does in Beardsley's own Merlin and Nimuë

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  • The Beguiling of Merlin by Burne-Jones
  • Beardsley’s Merlin and Nimuë