The Flapper Queens

by Trina Robbins
The Flapper Queens
  • ISBN-13: 9781683963233
  • Author(s): Trina Robbins
  • Subject: Graphic novels
  • Publisher: Fantagraphics
  • Imprint: Fantagraphics
  • Publication Date: 20-08-2020
  • Format: h/b

Availability: In stock

£30.99
Featuring the well-known cartoonists of the era like Ethel Hays, Nell Brinkley, and Virginia Huget, Eisner award-winning and women's comics expert Trina Robbins also introduces Eleanor Schorer, who in the '20s drew bold and outrageous art deco illustrations; Edith Stevens, who chronicled the fashion trends, hairstyles, and social manners of the '20s and '30s in the pages of The Boston Globe; and Virginia Huget, possibly the flappiest of the Flapper Queens, whose girls, with their angular elbows and knees, seemed to always exist in a euphoric state of Charleston.
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Featuring the well-known cartoonists of the era like Ethel Hays, Nell Brinkley, and Virginia Huget, Eisner award-winning and women's comics expert Trina Robbins also introduces Eleanor Schorer, who in the '20s drew bold and outrageous art deco illustrations; Edith Stevens, who chronicled the fashion trends, hairstyles, and social manners of the '20s and '30s in the pages of The Boston Globe; and Virginia Huget, possibly the flappiest of the Flapper Queens, whose girls, with their angular elbows and knees, seemed to always exist in a euphoric state of Charleston.

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