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Book jacket

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1924-27 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    lithograph or process engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. Fraser Bate.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 58

Physical description

Book jacket

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1924-27 (published)



Materials and Techniques

lithograph or process engraving

Descriptive line

1 of 92 book jackets by assorted artists. British, 1924-27.

The artists (yet to be confirmed which artists did which specific jackets) include Abbe (1), John Austen (4), Bennett (1), Muirhead Bone (1), Otto Boons (1), Brentnall (1), G. S. Brien (1), K. Burrell (1), D. Burroughes (3), Tony Castle (1), G. K. Chesterton (1), Cole (1), H. Hookway Cowley (1), M. Cox (1), "Fish" (1), J. Hassall (1), Holloway (1), Laura Knight (2), Ralph Keene (5), E. Lucchesi (2), Donald Maxwell (1), Edie Morris (1), Paul Nash (2), C.R.W. Nevinson (1), "Nick" (6), Janet Oram (1), Terence Prentis (1), Edna Reindel (1), "Pup" (1), Kitty Shannon (1), E. H. Shepard (1), Spurrier (1), Horace Taylor (1), K. Romney Towndrow (1), Doris Zinkeisen, and others.

(E.1988 to 2082, 3 written off)

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.


Printing ink




Books; Bookbinding; Prints; Printed pages & sheets


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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