Wilkie Collins, in Vanity Fair

Creator

Date

1872

Identifier

A.H. Reed Collection, Heritage Collection, Dunedin Public Library

Type

Publisher

London: ‘Vanity Fair’ Office

Abstract

Vanity Fair was known for its vibrantly coloured lithographs, which were often accompanied by satirical text. This delightful image of Wilkie Collins, author of works including The Moonstone and The Woman in White, is by Adriano Cecioni, and it is accompanied by text celebrating Collins’s contributions to the sensation novel genre.

Files

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Citation

Adriano Cecioni, “Wilkie Collins, in Vanity Fair,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed November 27, 2022, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/10833.