The Dancer's Reward

The Dancer's Reward

Aubrey Beardsley, 1872-1898

1894

From Salome

“Beardsley's Salome would inform the many trajectories of Symbolism across the Continent in the early twentieth century, including in works by Fernand Khnopff and Gustav Klimt” —Richard Canning

Details

  • Grotesque organic stand holding the platter
  • Macintosh-like roses
  • Other Representations of Salome

  • Gustave Moreau's The Apparition
  • Gustave Moreau's Salome dancing before Herod
  • Pierre Bonnaud's Salome