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'Vain Pursuit' by Grant Richards

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1931 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Watts, Arthur George, born 1883 - died 1935 (illustrator)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1710-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 179

Physical description

Printed book jacket for 'Vain Pursuit' by Grant Richards, depicting a group of men around a saloon car in a French city street in the murky light of dawn or dusk.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1931 (printed)

Artist/maker

Watts, Arthur George, born 1883 - died 1935 (illustrator)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: mm, Width: mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket by Arthur Watts for 'Vain Pursuit' by Grant Richards. Great Britain, 1931.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Covers; Books; Cars; Night; Shutters

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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