"An't he beautiful, John?"
Charles Edmund Brock
whole page: 11 x 7.5 cm. vignetted
Dickens's The Cricket on the Hearth, facing 169.
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Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.
[This is the third of just four colour illustrations in the volume, each on a detached, facing page rather than dropped into the text. The colour values fail to suggest the subtlety of the original watercolour.]
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