Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Signature: See inscriptions.
Object Type: Print
Object Status: Permanent Collection
Markings: (Verso, mount) artist's bookplate, imprinted in black ink, affixed at lower left corner: "EX LIBRIS / FREDERICK H. EVANS / [three decorative leaf elements] / LET THOSE WHO / HOLD THE TORCH / HAND IT ON TO / OTHERS. [all within a drawing of a border of intertwining vines with six satyrs inside the vines.]"
Inscription: (Recto, print) inscribed in black ink, at upper left, by Bearsdley: "THE BIRTHDAY OF / MADAM CIGNAL"; in black ink, at right center edge, by Beardsley: "Madame"
(Recto, mount) inscribed in pencil, at center below image, by Evans: "Aubrey Beardsley"
(Verso, mount) inscribed in pencil, at upper edge: "PB Sept '75 #350 [sic]"; in brown ink, at center, by Evans: "Beardsley / Platinontype facsimile / F.H. Evans"