A. Henry FULLWOOD, The old curiosity shop, immortalised by Charles Dickens. Enlarge 1 /1


Birmingham, England 1863 – Waverley, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • Australia from 1883
  • United States of America, England 1900-20

The old curiosity shop, immortalised by Charles Dickens. [Old Curiosity Shop. | Dickens' Old Curiosity Shop, London.] 1920-1921 Title Notes: Exhibited12 December - 24 December 1921 in 'Etchings by English and Australian Artists' Gayfield Shaw's Gallery, Sydney, Australia.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: An oil painting by Fullwood of an identical subject was offered at auction: Fine Asian, Australian & European Arts and design, Melbourne: Sotheby's Australia, 1 April 2015, lot 281, illustrated.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 15.2 h x 20.2 w cm sheet 25.6 h x 30.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | 1921.0009 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Fullwood family 2013. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2013.329
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the Fullwood family, May 2013.