Charles Keene, the artists' artist / by Lionel Lindsay

Sir Lionel Lindsay

RA Collection: Book

Record number




1st edition.


London: Published for the Author by P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., 144 New Bond Street, W.1., 1934

Physical Description

15 pages, 55 leaves of plates : chiefly illustrations, portrait ; 33 cm.

General Note

Frontispiece portrait (after a photograph by David Wilkie Wynfield), and 55 collotype plates, each accompanied by a guard sheet with descriptive letterpress.

Copy Note

“Of this book have been printed One hundred and thirty copies only – of which this is No.68.’ Numbered and signed by the author. [Verso of half-title page].

Binding Note

Original quarter cream cloth over grey paper boards. Top edge gilt, fore-edge and tail deckle-edged paper. Lettered in black on the spine `Charles Keene by Lionel Lindsay. P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. 1934'

Name as Subject


Caricatures and cartoons - Great Britain
English wit and humor - Pictorial