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'Such an Emnity' by Roland Pertwee

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1936 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.1998-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Printed book jacket for 'Such an Emnity' by Roland Pertwee, depicting two castles built on top of craggy mounds. Each has a pink sun or moon peeping out from behind its walls. There is a figure of Death in the foreground holding a scythe and pointing at a pink banner which reads 'February'.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1936 (printed)

Artist/maker

Ivor Nicholson & Watson Ltd. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 190 mm, Width: 290 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'Such an Emnity' by Roland Pertwee. Great Britain, 1936.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Covers; Moon; Castles; Books; Scythes; Suns

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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