[Characters in the Story]

Phiz (Hablot K. Browne)

10.5 cm wide by 2 cm high

This plate was the uncaptioned frontispiece for Dickens's Dombey and Son in serial with the last number, which appeared in April 1848.

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  • Group in center: Paul and his mother
  • Angels carrying baby to heaven
  • Sea nymphs at bottom
  • Scenes from Paul’s life
  • Scenes from Florence’s life
  • Image scan by Simon Cooke with text by Philip V. Allingham.

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