Introduction
Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (21 August 1872 – 16 March 1898) 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.
Wikidata
Q272566
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Nationalities
British, English
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Author, Writer, Illustrator
Names
Aubrey Vincent Beardsley, Aubrey Beardsley, aubrey beardsley
Ulan
500032068
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