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'Swell Garrick' by Roy Vickers

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1935 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Newnes, George, born 1851 - died 1910 (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1958-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 180

Physical description

Book jacket for 'Swell Garrick' depicting a fight between four men. One man is wearing evening dress with a top hat and cane, and he is punching a man in a striped shirt and waistcoat. He is assisted by two other men in working clothes who all beat the same man to the ground.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1935 (printed)

Artist/maker

Newnes, George, born 1851 - died 1910 (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 190 mm, Width: 290 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Swell Garrick' by Roy Vickers. Great Britain, 1935.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Men; Books; Bats; Top hat; Workers; Violence; Covers; Fighting

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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