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'The Vengeance of Larose' by Arthur Gask

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (printed)

  • Date:

    1939 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herbert Jenkins Ltd (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed book jacket

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Printed book jacket for a mystery novel entitled 'The Vengeance of Larose' by Arthur Gask. Three men in dark suits are depicted drinking wine at a shadowy table. They all appear to have shocked expressions and look about them from side to side. Above the table is a grey, malignant face hovering, regarding the men with yellow eyes. The same face appears on the spine.

Place of Origin

Britain (printed)


1939 (printed)


Herbert Jenkins Ltd (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Printed book jacket


Height: 190 mm, Width: 290 mm

Descriptive line

Book jacket for 'The Vengeance of Larose' by Arthur Gask. Great Britain, 1939.





Subjects depicted

Horror; Mystery; Crime; Covers; Wine; Books; Wine glasses; Drinking; Alcohol


Books; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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