Minor soiling to covers; contents clean and tight. 48 pages, 1 tipped-in plate of an etching by Whistler. Contents include brief articles and notices of artistic events in Philadelphia with articles on Eakins, Phila Sketch Club etc. Bookseller Inventory # 039683
Title: Fragments: A Journal for Artists / Emma W. ...
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company
Publication Date: 1916
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Press of J.B. Lippincott Company,, Philadelphia, 1916. Original Wraps. Book Condition: Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.  p. 1 tipped-in plate (reproduction of etching from the French Set" by Whistler). Short-lived Philadelphia art periodical with several longer articles juxtaposed with shorter pieces ("fragments") on current exhibitions, publications and news ob area artists. Includes Blanche Dillaye, "The Vital Quality in Etching"; Nicholas Douty, "The Bethlehem Bach Festival"; Alice Barber Stephens, "Thomas Eakins and His Work" (the author was a former Eakins student and had engraved on wood Eakins' Painting "The Chess Players" for publication in Scribner's Magazine); David Wilson Jordan, "The Art of Thomas Eakins"; Charles H. Stephens, "The Artists' Masque" (production given by seven arts organizations at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts); poem, "Nocturne Provincial" (in French) by Albert Samain, with English translation by the Imagist Amy Lowell; etc. Bookseller Inventory # 015899