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'Vile Bodies' by Evelyn Waugh

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1928 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chapman & Hall (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1640-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Printed book jacket for 'Vile Bodies' by Evelyn Waugh, depicting a couple seated together against a starry night sky. They are both wearing evening dress and the tagline reads 'Too too shy-making'.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1928 (printed)

Artist/maker

Chapman & Hall (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 286 mm, Width: 194 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Vile Bodies' by Evelyn Waugh, published by Chapman & Hall. Great Britain, 1928.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Covers; Turbans; Tuxedo; Couples; Evening dress; Night; Stars

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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