Elephant House

Elephant House may be the most intimate portrait of Edward Gorey ever published.

Elephant House

Author: Kevin McDermott

Publisher: Pomegranate Communications

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Page: 128

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Elephant House may be the most intimate portrait of Edward Gorey ever published. McDermott's reminiscences and descriptions of the house accompany his engaging photographs, and more than a dozen of Gorey's etchings and drawings of elephants-never before published-are paired with quotes from the artist. Through this portrait, Edward Gorey becomes even more the man we all wish we had had the chance to meet, an artist whose brilliant and hilarious art and words will continue to charm and delight us for generations to come.

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