Storytime, Dickens Charles, Mr Micawber, David Copperfield, Kyd, Clarke Joseph Clayton, 1837 -1839
Artist: Clarke, Joseph Clayton
Author: Dickens Charles
Novel: David Copperfield
Paper Size: 185 x 253
Condition: very good
Description: Beautiful original chromolithograph
Oliver Twist was an orphan aged 8 years old
Wilkins Micawber is a clerk fictional character in Dickens's Novel, David Copperfield. He is traditionally identified with the optimistic belief that " something will turn up"
Comes from Character sketches from Charles Dickens, Portrayed by Kyd in a series of watercolour sketches.
Joseph Clayton Clarke (1856-7 - 1937)
Clarke worked under the pseudonym "Kyd." he was a British artist best known for his illustrations of characters of the Charles Dickens Novels.
He was born in Peel on the Isle of Man. in 1889, he married Agnes Roberts and they had 9 children. He was also a designer of cigarette cards and postcards