Plates representing five novels by Virginia Woolf.
Bell, Quentin, artist.
description
5 pottery plates in 5 boxes.
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general note
All plates are designed, created and signed by Quentin Bell.
Plate no. 1 is approximately 25 cm. in diameter, and 4.5 cm high; decorated in a pattern of brown and cream with gold and black highlights and a central image of the face of a clock. Represents Virginia Woolf's novel Mrs. Dalloway.
Plate no. 2 is approximately 25 cm. in diameter, and 4.5 cm high; decorated in a pattern of brown and cream with gold and black highlights and a central image of a lighthouse. Represents Virginia Woolf's novel To the lighthouse.
Plate no. 3 is approximately 23 cm. in diameter, and 4.5 cm high; decorated in a pattern of brown and cream with gold highlights and a central image of the moon over waves. Represents Virginia Woolf's novel The waves.
Plate no. 4 is approximately 25 cm. in diameter, and 4.5 cm high; decorated in a pattern of brown and cream with gold and black highlights and a central image of a crab. Represents Virginia Woolf's novel Jacob's room.
Plate no. 5 is approximately 23 cm. in diameter, and 4 cm high; decorated in a pattern of brown and cream with gold highlights and a central image of a man and woman. Represents Virginia Woolf's novel A room of one's own.
The set of five plates represent five novels by Virginia Woolf.
local note
Victoria University Library holdings are from the Estate of Professor Stanford Patrick Rosenbaum (1929-2012).
catalogue key
8491100
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Rosenbaum, S. P. 2012/09.

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