The face of Charles Dickens - portraits of the great author
Free public lecture from Gresham College. Available as video, audio and transcript
Charles Dickens was drawn, painted and photographed more than most of his contemporaries. Great Victorian artist's such as William Powell Frith RA and even the famous US photographers Gurney & Son captured his famous features.This lecture tells you about these and many more and what Dickens thought about them all.
Recorded on Thursday 24 November 2005