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'No Rope for Rats' by Alan Kennington

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1934 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jarrold & Sons Ltd. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1861-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Printed book jacket for a prison/crime novel entitled 'No Rope for Rats' by Alan Kennington. A middle-aged man's face is depicted in purple beside a large rat with searchlights in the background.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1934 (printed)

Artist/maker

Jarrold & Sons Ltd. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 187 mm, Width: 276 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'No Rope for Rats' by Alan Kennington, published by Jarrolds. Great Britain, 1934.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Prison; Books; Crime; Rats; Covers; Rodent; Searchlights

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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