London. George C. Leighton. 12-22- 1855.
Full page color wood-engraving, from the December 22, 1855 issue of The Illustrated London News, image 12 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches on sheet size 16 x 10 3/4 inches. Light foxing in outer margins, two soft creases, overall good, bright condition. Image of five children singing carols at a doorstep by the illustrator Hablot Knight Browne, who illustrated works of Charles Dickens. Verso includes a short article "The Christmas Carol" Item #47967