Under the Tree

Figure descriptions
A man in formal dress stands just off of a path and under a tree. He leans against the tree trunk and holds a long stick in his hand. The man wears a top hat, a bow tie, and a suit jacket. He looks toward the ground. 2/3-page illustration contained within a single-ruled border. The top corners of the frame are rounded and the bottom corners are squared.
Symmetrical tailpiece. Two birds fly back-to-back with serpents in their beaks. 1/32 page.