Miss Matty

Miss Matty

Hugh Thomson

Photo-mechanical reproduction of pen and ink drawing

5½ x 3½ inches

Elizabeth Gaskell, Cranford, frontispiece

The genteel tone of Thomson’s response is established in this frontispiece, which focuses on the novel’s dress and milieu while suggesting its static quality.

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  • Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.

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