The Vanity Fair illustrations project was supported by the University Scholars Programme of the National University of Sinagpore and carried out in 2000 by the following Undergraduate Research Assistants under the direction of George P. Landow, then Shaw Professor of English and Digital Culture (Computer Science): Gerald Ajam of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences scanned the images, and Tiaw Kay Siang of Faculty of Engineering and Sabrina Lim of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences created the HTML version, identified the passages that the images illustrate, and wrote occasional reading questions. Click on thumbnails to obtain larger images.
William Makepeace Thackeray and Book Illustration
Thackeray and Illustration: Style and Purpose
Illustration and Irony — Thackeray's Christmas Books
Thackeray’s Illustrations for Vanity Fair
Thackeray’s Illustrations for Vanity Fair — the full-page engravings
Last modified 13 July 2008