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Tess Jaray: The Blue Cupboard Limited Edition

The Blue Cupboard: Inspirations and Recollections by the painter Tess Jaray RA is both a memoir and diary that takes the reader on a journey from Jaray's childhood in post-war Worcestershire through to art college and beyond.

This edition includes a limited edition signed bookmark by the artist.

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A genuinely enjoyable read The Blue Cupboard details Jaray's thoughts, ideas and provides an insight into the mind of an artist.

“Post-Imperial Vienna, rural Worcestershire at war, art now – these are Tess Jaray’s accumulated recollections of her roots, the subjects of her inward eye, her wistful reverie reflective, wry and touching. An enviably beautiful book” - Brian Sewell Published by the Royal Academy of Arts (2014)