He produced a decanter of curiously light wine, and a block of curiously heavy cake by Arthur Rackham. 1915. Photographic reproduction of pen-and-ink drawing. Illustration for Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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Dickens, Charles. A Christmas Carol. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: William Heinemann, 1915.

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