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'Red Ashes' by Margaret Pedlar

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1938 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hodder & Stoughton (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:

    E.2062-1987

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Book jacket for a romantic novel entitled 'Red Ashes' by Margaret Pedlar, depicting a couple making their way through a fire damaged room with charred and blackened wall. The man gestures towards the woman to stay close behind him. He is wearing riding breeches, boots and a brown jacket. The tagline reads 'A fire is never dead while the ashes are still red'.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)

Date

1938 (printed)

Artist/maker

Hodder & Stoughton (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket

Dimensions

Height: 190 mm, Width: 290 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for a romantic novel entitled 'Red Ashes' by Margaret Pedlar. Great Britain, 1938.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Breeches; Couples; Books; Romance; Fires; Covers

Categories

Books; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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