Illustration for Child's Play
Eleanor Vere Boyle
Anastatic printing (lithography)
9 x 7 inches
Child’s Play, plate 21.
Another idealized vision of children in an Edenic landscape. The infants' appeal is accentuated by their over-large heads and features and are stereotypically 'cute'. The book was later reissued in colour.
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