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'Shot from the Door' by Charles Barry

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1934 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hurst & Blackett (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1830-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Printed book jacket for 'Shot from the Door' by Charles Barry depicting a man in a tuxedo, holding a top hat in one hand and a gun in the other. He is poised to fire. A woman is seen peeping around from the corner of a door to the left of the scene.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1934 (printed)

Artist/maker

Hurst & Blackett (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 189 mm, Width: 293 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Shot from the Door' by Charles Barry, published by Hurst & Blackett. Great Britain, 1934.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Books; Evening dress; Covers; Crime; Top hats; Guns

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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