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'King Charlie' by George Owen Baxter

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1925 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hodder & Stoughton (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1587-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Book jacket for 'King Charlie' by George Owen Baxter, depicting a young lady in a blue dress ascending a ladder whilst three men look on from the side. The back cover gives a detailed synopsis of the story about the 'King of Tramps...inimitable outlaws...and wily old rogues'.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1925 (printed)

Artist/maker

Hodder & Stoughton (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 297 mm, Width: 193 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'King Charlie' by George Owen Baxter, published by Hodder & Stoughton. Great Britain, 1925.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Books; Ladders; Working class; Poor; Homeless

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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