[Bleak House.] A new meaning in the Roman.
[London: Bradbury & Evans, c.1853.]
Steel etching, sheet 220 x 155mm, 8¾ x 6". Slight surface soiling.
An illustration by Phiz (pseudonym of Hablot Knight Brown) for Charles Dickens's 'Bleak House'. 'The Roman' is a figure on a pained ceiling, apparently pointing down at a bottle on a sidetable.
[Ref: 27527] £40.00