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'Marriage of Harlequin' by Pamela Frankau

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1927 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hurst & Blackett (publisher)

  • 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 'Marriage of Harlequin' by Pamela Frankau, depicting a glamorous, young couple on a terrace. The woman is wearing a red dress and is kneeling at the feet of the seated man. They are holding hands and gazing into each other's eyes. In the background is a harlequin in traditional costume, pulling apart a pair of green theatre curtains. There are balloons ascending into the sky in the background.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)


1927 (printed)


Hurst & Blackett (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket


Height: 291 mm, Width: 185 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Marriage of Harlequin' by Pamela Frankau, published by Hurst & Blackett. Great Britain, 1927.





Subjects depicted

Balustrades; Couples; Terraces; Marriage; Covers; Harlequins; Clowns; Romantic; Balloons


Books; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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