Veronica Helfensteller Illuminated BooksSamuel Duncan
The library here at the Amon Carter Museum has a copy of V. Helfensteller's "The Rape of the Lock," which is hand-illuminated in watercolor by the artist (bibliographical info follows). Does anyone out there have information regarding this book or other other work she completed in this area?
Title The rape of the lock : an heroi-comical poem / by Alexander Pope.
Publisher/Year New Rochelle, N.Y. : Elston Press, 1902.
Physical Details [8], 23, [2] p. ; 25 cm.
Samuel Duncan, Librarian
Amon Carter Museum