Harlequin and Ballerina by Charles Altamont Doyle (1832–93). Watercolour, 7 x 9¼ inches. Reproduced in Michael Baker, The Doyle Diary. London: Paddington Press, 1978, p.67. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke. Note: the diary was a late discovery, and Baker's book is in copyright; however, the copyright page states that "fair dealing for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review" is permitted under the Copyright Act.

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