Not currently on display at the V&A


ca. 1850 (made)
Place Of Origin

Drawing of William Fuller's Almshouses, opposite Badger's Almshouses, Hoxton.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
pen and watercolour drawing
Brief Description
Watercolour drawing of William Fuller's Almshouses, by T. H. Shepherd, ca. 1850
Physical Description
Drawing of William Fuller's Almshouses, opposite Badger's Almshouses, Hoxton.
  • Height: 6.75in
  • Width: 9.5in
Dimensions taken from departmental handlist
Marks and Inscriptions
Credit line
Given by the Hon. Arthur Villiers
Object history
This object was part of the John Edmund Gardner collection of topographical prints and drawings of London. After Gardner's death the collection passed to his son Edmund Thomas, but was sold to Edward Coates MP in 1910. The collection was sold again in 1923 after Coates' death, and was split between various institutions and private collectors. The portion connected with Hoxton, Homerton, Hackney and Bethnal Green was bought by the Hon. Arthur Villiers and donated to the Bethnal Green Museum.
Subject depicted
Place Depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Taken from departmental handlist
Accession Number

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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