A new meaning in the Roman

A new meaning in the Roman

Phiz (Hablot K. Browne)


Dark Plate Etching

5 x 3 3/8 inches on a page of 8 7/16 x 5 inches

Facing p. 479 (ch. 48, "Closing In") of Dickens's Bleak House [for text illustrated, see below]

Details and Sketches

  • Sketch of ceiling (with different version of the Roman)
  • Ceiling (detail of final plate)
  • Scanned image and text by George P. Landow.

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