Quotes by Aubrey Beardsley

About Aubrey Beardsley:

Aubrey Vincent Beardsley was an English illustrator and author. His drawings in black ink, influenced by the style of Japanese woodcuts, emphasized the grotesque, the decadent, and the erotic. He was a leading figure in the Aesthetic movement which also included Oscar Wilde and James A. McNeill Whistler. Beardsley's contribution to the development of the Art Nouveau and poster styles was significant, despite the brevity of his career before his early death from tuberculosis.

Author Bio

  • NameAubrey Beardsley
  • DescriptionEnglish illustrator and author
  • AliasesAubrey Vincent Beardsley
  • BornAugust 21, 1872
  • DiedMarch 16, 1898
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionWriter; Painter; Poet; Illustrator; Affichiste