Details
IMAGE number
BL3255176
Title
Jean Rhys, 1974 (b/w photo)
Artist
English Photographer, (19th century) / English
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
black and white photograph
Date
1974 (C20th)
Description
Jean Rhys, CBE (24 August 1890 – 14 May 1979), born Ella Gwendolyn Rees Williams, was a mid-20th-century novelist who was born and grew up in the Caribbean island of Dominica, though she was mainly resident in England from the age of 16. She is best known for her novel Wide Sargasso Sea (1966), written as a prequel to Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 4348 × 6550 px 368 × 555 mm 6 MB
Medium 680 × 1024 px 58 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 398 × 600 px 34 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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