Edmund Dulac

Edmund Dulac

1882 - 1953

Edmund Dulac was a magazine and book illustrator and stamp designer. He was a regular contributor to the Pall Mall magazine after illustrating Jane Eyre and 9 other volumes of the Bronte sisters' works. He later joined the Leicester Gallery and Hodder & Stoughton in which he was commissioned to illustrate various characters in literature that would then be placed in illustrated gift books. Dulac's illustrations were included in Arabian Nights (1907), William Shakespeare's The Tempest (1908), The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1909), The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales (1910), Stories from Hans Christian Andersen (1911), The Bells and Other Poems by Edgar Allan Poe (1912), and Princess Badoura (1913).