Leaving The Morgue

Drawing
1868 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Study in pencil for an illustration to Charles Dickens' The Uncommercial Traveller


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Pencil study
Brief Description
Study by George John Pinwell, R W S (1842-75) for an illustration to 'The Uncommercial Traveller' by Charles Dickens.
Physical Description
Study in pencil for an illustration to Charles Dickens' The Uncommercial Traveller
Dimensions
  • Height: 5in (Note: Measurement from: <u>Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909</u>, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910)
  • Width: 3 1/2in (Note: Measurement from: <u>Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909</u>, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910)
Marks and Inscriptions
Signed G. J. P. (Inscription from: Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, Accessions 1909, London: Printed For His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1910)
Association
Literary Reference'The Unconventional Traveller' by Charles Dickens
Bibliographic References
  • 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
Collection
Accession Number
E.4166-1909

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