The smallest of two versions painted in oils of his drawings for 'The Graphic' entitled 'Gone - Euston Station - Departure of Emigrants 9.

15 train for Liverpool September 1875'. This was a theme common in Victorian painting with the emigration of able-bodied men to seek employment in America and the families they left behind.

Provenance

Pyms Gallery.


The Geffrye Museum of the Home

136 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, London, Greater London, E2 8EA
020 7739 9893
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Opening times

The museum is now closed to undergo a major, transformational development project. It will reopen in spring 2020.

Throughout closure, the Geffrye's restored almshouse will remain open for tours and a full programme of events will be run in the front gardens.

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