The death of Sherlock Holmes

Two of his knuckles were burst and bleeding — an illustration (1891) by Sidney Paget for Arthur Conan Doyle's “Adventure of the Final Problem,” p. 329. Photographic reproduction of pen and ink. Click on image to enlarge it.

Scanned image, caption, and commentary by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]


Doyle, Arthur Conan. The Original Illustrated Sherlock Holmes. “Reproduced from the original publication in The Strand Magazine with the classic illustrations by Sidney Paget.” Edison, New Jersey: Castle Books, [after 1954]. Internet Archive version of a copy donated by Friends of the San Francisco Library. Web.

Last modified 6 December 2013