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Yeats refers. I should add that Lane was later filled continued to blame himself for his cowardly action till with remorse and the end of his life. Mr. Yeats does not specify the kind of dissipation into which Beardsley plunged. It can hardly have been drink, as his hand continued to produce fresh marvels of precision as the only and control, and I even doubt if it was women, woman he loved was his sister Mabel. As a student of Egyptian 28 history sec the merits of incest; there 1 relationship with is no firm evidence that Aubrey's Mabel was incestuous, but she was panion and the chief influence on his com- his constant life.

Saw the host myself. a cry, that all Well, the lords, knights, and ^sss PLATE 5 How La houd Nursed Beale Sir Tristram It interesting is Darthur, with ris's to in Le Morte reminiscence of William Mor- its ornamental rich, already find style, a drawing which foreshadows the extreme severity of Beardsley's later style. The figures, framed in straight hori- zontal lines and near-straight verticals, are selves of der is, them- almost geometrical simplicity. The bor- for once, not composed of swirling lines.

They are (with Gauguin) the basis of his magnificent prints. They were reproduced in the Barcelona art magazine Joventut in 1898 and inspired the avant-garde of Catalan architects and painters, one of even doing his whom own contrasted with later made good use of Beardsley's pure outlines, version of Salome in which thin, corrupt people are fat ones. In 1900, Beardsley's drawings were reproduced in Mir Iskusstva the art , magazine edited by Diaghilev, and had such an one effect on Leon Bakst that may say they are the foundation of the whole Russian ballet style from Scheherazade to Aurora's Wedding.

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