Jean Rhys (1890-1979)

Mannequin

From the The Penguin Book of Modern ‘Women’s Short Stories, edited by Susan Hill (1991), Mannequin is a a description of ann’a first day in her job as a mannequin in the salons of Paris.

Jean Rhys is best known for her novel The Wild Sargasso Sea, written as a prequel to Jayne Eyre.

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