“Smallish People”

"Smallish People"

‘…We hunted for winkles on the rocks and carried them home and boiled them and got them out of their shells with bent pins and put them on break and butter for tea.’

Raymond Briggs
Smallish people
ink and gouache drawing on printed
page of chapter heading and verse
Image size: 11.2 by 15.5 cm

This drawing is reproduced on page 283 of The Roald Dahl Treasury illustrating ‘Winkles for tea’ from My Year.