Smither's Catalogue of Rare Books by Beardsley
Counted cross stitch chart or kit from the Scarlet Quince Art Nouveau Fine Art Collection.
Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (1872 – 1898) was an English illustrator and author.
This piece is of a young woman in a ruffled gown and low-cut jacket and a flowered hat, seated on an elegant striped couch reading a small book. A cockatoo on an ornate perch near an ornate column watches her. The background and white sections (about two-thirds the total area) are not stitched; use white fabric. (Art Nouveau, 1896)
Approx: 19" x 28" or 48 x 71cm - when worked on 18ct or 36ct.
You can also choose to have this design in kit form - list of DMC threads used.