chesire cat (john tenniel)
The chesire cat disappears from tip of tail to grin, from a pretty much falling apart copy of /Alice in Wonderland/ with the John Tenniel illustrations. You can tell I'm holding it so the spine won't crack (more) by the blur in the lower left corner.
#ds521: "Make a photograph of a smile, either literal or symbolic." www.dailyshoot.com/assignments/521
Direct flash camera left, 1/128, 105mm. Brightened in post-processing and contrast improved.