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Sedgefield Church, poorbox

Sedgefield Church, poorbox

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus

Medium: Ink on paper

Date: 1773

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15540

Item number: f.53

Length: 147

Width: 237

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Manuscript

This sketch is a fine example of Grimm's attempt to capture all aspects of English life as he travelled the country depicting not only palaces and cathedrals, but also more humble and everyday objects, such as this lowly poor box from St Edmund's Church.

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