FREE SHIPPING IN THE USA ON ORDERS OF $75 OR MORE Free shipping on orders $75 or more in the U.S.

My Cart (0)

SIGN IN
SIGN IN
Call
+1 800 227 1428

Edward Gorey Coloring Book

$14.95

A miscellany of Edward Gorey’s masterful pen-and-ink drawings are presented in this classy coloring book. Included are illustrations from some of his books—such as The Blue Aspic, The Gilded Bat, and The Awdrey-Gore Legacy—as well as individual images that depict mysterious meetings, outdoor soirés, and operatic drama. Immerse yourself in Gorey’s vaguely Victorian world and add color to his brilliant, signature crosshatched drawings.
56 pages with 25 images to color on high-quality paper

• Hardcover book with a special lay-flat binding
• High-quality paper perfect for colored pencils, pens, and markers
• Coloring pages are blank on the back so they can be cut out and displayed
• Sewn, lay-flat binding for easy use
• Hard cover is slightly flexible
• Printed with soy-based inks

Size: 8.5 x 11 x .25 in.

ISBN 9780764979446

Edward Gorey

Artist and author Edward Gorey (American, 1925–2000) is beloved for the boundless imagination and sharp humor exhibited in his more than 100 published works. Gorey was also a set and costume designer for innumerable theater productions, including a staging of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, for which he won a Tony. He had a profound affection for literature, film, ballet, and animals. Cats and other odd creatures appear in many of his crosshatched illustrations. His humorously unsettling drawings of vaguely Victorian innocents facing unfortunate ends became familiar to a wide audience after appearing in the opening credits of the PBS television series Mystery! Gorey’s Cape Cod home, a veritable cabinet of curiosities, is now a museum celebrating his life and work.
Reviews