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Addition to First Women Illustrators of the Rubaiyat: S.C. Vincent Jarvis

March 25, 2023

Danton O’Day has sent us information about a video he has uploaded on a further early woman illustrator of FitzGerald’s Rubaiyat. His earlier videos on this subject are discussed in Danton writes:

I just uploaded a short YouTube video about S.C. Vincent Jarvis. I hope you enjoy it. 

S.C. Vincent Jarvis: Newly Revealed. First Women Illustrators of the Rubaiyat (2:23)—Another woman artist who used initials effectively hiding their gender, Sarah Constance Vincent Jarvis produced 28 B&W images to illustrate and decorate a 1911 Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.  YouTube Link:

In his video, Danton pays tribute to the article on Vincent Jarvis by Bob Forrest from which the illustration below is taken. See

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  1. March 26, 2023 9:54 pm

    In the video, Danton refers to Bob Forrest’s revelation of the full name of S C Vincent Jarvis as taking place in 1922. This date should be 2022, see the article on Bob Forrest’s web site, referenced above.

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