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Print - 'Lantern Lane' by Warwick Deeping

'Lantern Lane' by Warwick Deeping

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1921 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cassell & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1553-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 178

Physical description

Book jacket for 'Lantern Lane' by Warwick Deeping, depicting a woman on her knees pleading with a man who is standing before her with clenched fists. Behind them, a plain streches out. The spine depicts a drawing of the man riding backwards on a donkey (usually a form of punishment resulting in public humiliation) with the letter C painted on his bare chest.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1921 (printed)

Artist/maker

Cassell & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 299 mm, Width: 187 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Lantern Lane' by Warwick Deeping, published by Cassell. Great Britain, 1921.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Couples; Punishment; Mule; Donkey; Books

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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