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Time and his Wife

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1868 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pinwell, George John, born 1842 - died 1875 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink, pencil, chinese white

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 62

Physical description

Study in pencil, pen and ink, pencil and chinese white

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)


1868 (made)


Pinwell, George John, born 1842 - died 1875 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink, pencil, chinese white

Marks and inscriptions

Each signed


Height: 5 in, Width: 3.5 in

Descriptive line

Pen and ink study by George John Pinwell R W S (1842-75) for an illustration to 'The Uncommercial Traveller' by Charles Dickens.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Charles Dickens: An exhibition to celebrate the centenary of his death London: HMSO, 1970. P.73. Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, June-September 1970.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910


Pen and ink; Pencil


Technique; Drawing




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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