Colour illustrations from 1885 edition of Oliver Twist




This 1885 collection of colour illustrations from Oliver Twist was produced by the artist Frederick Pailthorpe, who also illustrated Dickens's Great Expectations. Like George Cruikshank, Oliver Twist's original illustrator and a friend of Pailthorpe, Pailthorpe uses satire and caricature in his interpretations of the novel's scenes and characters.

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Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
1885 , London
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Frederick William Pailthorpe [illustrator] , Charles Dickens
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British Library
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