Thomas Dalziel

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Thomas Dalziel
Born (1823-05-09)9 May 1823
Wooler, Northumberland, England
Died 17 March 1906(1906-03-17) (aged 82)
Herne Bay, Kent, England
Nationality English
Known for Engraving, Children's Literature

Thomas Bolton Dalziel (1823–1906) was an engraver known chiefly for his illustrations of the work of Charles Dickens.

Thomas Dalziel produced many illustrations for books published by the family firm, the Brothers Dalziel. Many of his designs are considered by Philip Allingham (Faculty of Education, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario) to be workmanlike rather than anything more inspired, although he considers Thomas Dalziel's illustrations for Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress and The Arabian Nights to be above average.[1]


  1. ^ Philip V. Allingham. "Edward Dalziel (1817-1905) and Thomas Dalziel (1823-1906)". The Victorian Web. Retrieved 20 February 2010.