Detail View: Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images: Scheherazade [plate]

Resource Identifier: 
exwsdpc2planof04
Title: 
Arabian nights
Title: 
Scheherazade [plate]
Creator: 
Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953, illustrator
Subject: 
Plates (illustrations)
Subject: 
Planographic prints
Subject: 
Lithographs--England--20th century
Subject: 
Color lithographs--England--20th century
Description: 
This plate is an early example of the lithographic color separation process . The process necessitated that it be printed special coated paper that then had to be attached (tipped-in) to a page in the book. The example is the frontispiece of Arabian nights, and is annotated "Princess Scheherazade, the Heroine of the Thousand-And-One Nights, Ranks Among the Great Storytellers of the World". Stories from the Arabian nights / retold by Laurence Housman; with drawings by Edmund Dulac.
Source: 
Arabian nights: Stories from the Arabian nights. Nottingham: Hodder and Stoughton, 1907.
Date Original: 
1907?
Rights Management: 
Materials digitized are either in the public domain, according to U.S. copyright law, or permission for this limited use has been obtained from rights owners with all other rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under Fair Use guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the Library Digitization Center project staff: (lib-dc@wmich.edu)
Contributing Institution: 
Western Michigan University Libraries, Digitization Center
Type: 
Image
Format: 
image/tiff
Format Extent: 
66,053,093 bytes
Digitization Specifications: 
3385w x 6497h pixels, 24 bit color, 63.0 MB, 800 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 1000XL
Image Width - cm: 
11
Image Height - cm: 
21