A Summer’s Eve in a Country Lane
John Dawson Watson
Wood engraving by the Dalziels
7 ½ x 4 ½ inches
Illustration for London Society, 2 (July–Dec 1862): facing p. 162.
This exquisite image embodies a notion of England as the timeless idyll, and acts as a serene alternative to the urban scenes presented throughout the pages of London Society.
Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke
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