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Wash Drawing - A Porter to the Hogarth Club

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1920P710
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1858c - 1858c

Maker Information

Artist:William Holman Hunt - View biography for William Holman Hunt


Founded in 1858, the Hogarth Club was an exhibiting society and social club promoting Pre-Raphaelite art. The porter is holding a bottle and cockscrew which, as suggested by Bronkhurst, suggests that Hunt must have attended some of the social gatherings.

Presented by John H Cattell, 1920.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Pen, brown ink and ink wash on paper.


Height:464 mm
Width:318 mm