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Wood engraving - Leaving The Morgue
  • Leaving The Morgue
    Pinwell, George John, born 1842 - died 1875
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Leaving The Morgue

  • Object:

    Wood engraving

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1868 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

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

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood engraving, proof

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Pencil study, signed with monogram 'GJP' and 'Dalziel'.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)


1868 (made)


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

Materials and Techniques

Wood engraving, proof

Marks and inscriptions

Signed with monogram



Height: 5 in, Width: 3.5 in

Descriptive line

Proof of a wood-engraving 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.


Wood engraving




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