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  • Artist/Maker:

    Payne, Wyndham, born 1884 - died 1974 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Charcoal, pastel and ink on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Cyril W Beaumont Bequest

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Drawing of a shop door and window and first floor above with a street-lamp between the upper windows and a wreath over the door. A group of children and adults in Victorian dress are looking in the window and entering the shop. Below, framed at top corners in holly, is written 'The Mysteriour Toy Shop / A Fairy Tale by / Cyril W Beaumont / with illustrations by / Wyndham Payne / A delightful book for Christmas / DEMY 8vo DECboards Prince 5s NET / Special limited edition 100 copies 12/6 net'


Payne, Wyndham, born 1884 - died 1974 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Charcoal, pastel and ink on paper


Width: 400 mm, Height: 572 mm irregular, Height: 592 mm mount

Descriptive line

Poster advertising the book The Mysterious Toy Shop by Cyril W Beaumont, probably drawn by Wyndham Payne.


Charcoal; Pastel; Ink


Drawing (image-making)

Production Type



Theatre and Performance Collection

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