By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Illustrated by Ruben Toledo
An iconic novel dressed in a fierce design by Ruben Toledo, acclaimed fashion illustrator, painter, sculptor and filmmaker. Other titles in the couture-inspired collection include Jane Eyre, Dracula, Wuthering Heights, and Pride and Prejudice.
Ruben Toledo’s breathtaking drawings have appeared in such high-fashion magazines as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Visionaire.
Now he’s turning his talented hand to illustrating the gorgeous deluxe edition of The Scarlet Letter, one of the most beloved novels in literature. Here Hester Prynne’s fateful letter “A” is transformed into witty and surreal landscapes to appeal to the novel’s aficionados and the most discerning designer’s eyes.
Paperback, 244 pages
Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 8 3/8 x 3/4 inches
Enjoy this wonderful memento from the exhibition, Ruben & Isabel Toledo: Labor of Love, on view at the Detroit Institute of Arts from December 16, 2018 — July 7, 2019.