With bland satisfaction
Photo-mechanical reproduction of pen and ink drawing
4 x 2 inches
Elizabeth Gaskell, Cranford, p.111
Another piece of mildly satirical humour in which Miss Matty presents herself to her audience with two hats on her head. The artist registers the author’s droll understatement in a piece of delicate drawing.
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Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.
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