(switching back to 21st Century English...)
The TV series was so visually perfect, and the acting of a universally high standard, it's been hard to pick any scenes - these two have been taken essentially at random. I wanted to experiment with my digital cross-hatching techniques - normally reserved for my own improvised comics work - with something darker and visually richer - and also to play around with adding a few found objects, to add to the atmosphere. The second scene, featuring Stephen Black and Mr Segundus, was an experiment in adding in the sort of lengthy footnotes to a comic-book narrative that make the original novel such a deeply immersive pleasure.
The characters in the story are copyright of Susanna Clarke, and the images that my drawings are based on are copyright the BBC. This is just a piece of "fan fiction", unlike the majority of my work.
Cast (only those that appear in the illos above)
Mr. Norrell - Eddie Marsan
Jonathan Strange - Bertie Carvel
Lascelles - John Heffernan
Stephen Black - Ariyon Bakare
Mr Segundus - Edward Hogg