I found an edition of Dickens’ American Notes from the 70s and this drawing of him and his wife is both vaguely hilarious and also my dream aesthetic.
That's the best part! He'll find some cardboard strewn about the area and place it all together. Then he'll draw himself on the cardboard. That's why there are cutouts! NOT only that though, but he brings one of them to Henry, " LOOK WHAT I DID MR.HENRY!! " But he's too shy to present it himself, so he runs off before the man can see him.