Remnants of Old Wolverhampton c.1880


In reasonably good condition some small marks, signs of wear and tear but for its age this is truly a wonderful book.

Period : 19th Century
Material : Paper
Origin : English
Date of Manufacture : c.1880

Available from The Old Mill Antiques
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Product Description

Here we have the remnants of Wolverhampton & its environs book published in 1880 containing 48 original etchings on copper by John Fullwood a Birmingham painter and etcher of landscapes. John Fullwood studied in Birmingham and Paris and showed his work in both London and Birmingham. In the 1870s Wolverhampton was set to modernise some of the local area and John Fullwood recorded them before demolition took place many of his etchings are included in this wonderful book. John Fullwood died at Twickenham on 9th September, 1931, at the age of 76. He was a member of the Royal Society of British Artists and one of the oldest members of the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists.

Ten of the etchings included are listed below.
1. Wolverhampton Collegiate Church
2.The Deanery
3. Wheelers Fold
4. Boscobel
5. Tettenhall Church
6. Court – Victoria Street
7. Old houses in Lichfield street
8. Old house Walsall
9. Essington Mill
10. The Horsefair

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