Oliver falls in with the Artful Dodger

Harry Furniss

1910

14.0 x 9.5 cm vignetted

Seventh illustration for The Adventures of Oliver Twist in Oliver Twist and A Child's History of England, Charles Dickens Library Edition (1910), vol. 3, facing p. 56.

Dickens's description of Oliver's meeting the curious figure of the London pickpocket at the marketplace in Barnet is the not subject of an illustration in the original series of Cruikshank illustrations in the instalments of the novel as originally published in Bentley's Miscellany. [Click on illustration to enlarge it.]

Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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