KATHLEEN MANSFIELD (1888 – 1923) Kathleen was born in Wellington and she was known for her short stories, poetry, letters, journals and reviews, and is regarded as a central figure in British modernism. She is noted for her short stories with themes relating to women’s lives and social hierarchies as well as her sense of wit and characterizations. When she was 19, she left New Zealand and settled in England, where she became a friend of D. H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, Lady Ottoline Morrell and others. Katherine Mansfield has played an important role in the genre of the short story.
Size: 20 x 80cm
Medium: Illustration printed on vinyl on skateboard