Sylvia Path Drawings Mayor Gallery

The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath Copyright Frieda Hughes courtesy of the Mayor Gallery.  

This is particularly prominent in the above image of a pair of shoes, entitled The Bell Jar, possibly linking with an extract from her infamous novel of the same name:

“I had removed my patent leather shoes after a while, for they foundered badly in the sand. It pleased me to think they would be perched there on a silver log pointing out to sea, like a sort of soul-compass after I was dead”.

ABOVE: The Bell Jar

Pen and ink on paper

Signed with initials, and titled in pencil upper right with annotations at bottom and on the reverse

Authenticated by Ted Hughes on the reverse in pencil

 The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath Copyright Frieda Hughes courtesy of the Mayor Gallery.

 The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath Copyright Frieda Hughes courtesy of the Mayor Gallery.

 The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath Copyright Frieda Hughes courtesy of the Mayor Gallery.

View of chimney-pots, gables and artist’s skylights from Room 26 of Hotel Bearn, on Left Bank, Paris. Pen and ink on paper. Signed with initials lower right, typed on the reverse with title; authenticated by Ted Hughes on the reverse in pencil.

The Bell Jar- Sylvia Plath Copyright Frieda Hughes courtesy of the Mayor Gallery. 

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