What a lovely Google Doodle to celebrate Charles Dickens’ 200th birthday!
I am not familiar with his works to the degree that I recognize all these characters. It reminds me of the following painting:
What a tribute to the man that in his own time so many dozens of his imagined characters were recognizable to the general public. It’s easy to look at all of these caricatures of Victorian England and ignore the details that identify them individually. Which is exactly what I intend to do.