In which Evan’s light begins to twinkle

Charles Keene

4 August 1860

Wood engraving by Joseph Swain

4½ x 3½ inches

Illustration for George Meredith’s Evan Harrington in Once a Week 3 (July–December 1860): 141.

Most of Keene’s designs are still interiors; this illustration symbolises the flourishing of love in a vibrant representation of couples at play.

Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.

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