London: Studio, circa 1890. Paperback. A Prospectus for the first issue of The Studio Magazine - which was printed from 1893 - 1964 in England. It was influential for the Art Noveau and Arts and Crafts movements. Green paper wrappers with black title and reduced cover design to front panel. Small - about 5 inches tall. Includes brief summary of the contents to be included in the magazine - technical papers, critical notices, letters from artists, reviews of books, art news, interior decoration of the house, prize competitions in design, art supplements, etc. Individual issues of The Studio are not uncommon, but early copies are somewhat scarce and this pre-publication prospectus is particularly rare. 4 pages. PER/041520. Very Good.