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'The Moon out of Reach' by Margaret Pedler

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1921/1938 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hodder & Stoughton (publishers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Book jacket for 'The Moon out of Reach' by Margaret Pedler, depicting a woman in a pale dress, kneeling forlornly before a large full moon. She holds one hand up to her heart and has her head bent down in sadness. On the full moon is a faint drawing in black and white of a cherubic child, sailing an old fashioned wooden boat.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)


1921/1938 (printed)


Hodder & Stoughton (publishers)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket


Height: 299 mm, Width: 191 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'The Moon out of Reach' by Margaret Pedler, published by Hodder & Stoughton. Great Britain, 1921/1938.





Subjects depicted

The moon; Mothers; Children; Sadness; Books; Grief; Cherubs


Books; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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