Charles Dickens with a halo sitting behind a desk in the centre reads 'the Chimes' to assembled men, including Carlyle, Blanchard, Jerrold, Forster, F. Dickens (probably Dickens's son Francis), Maclise, Stanfield, Harness, Dyce and Fox, who listen in varying states of emotion; outline illustration to an unidentified publication. c.1844 Crayon-manner
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