I doodled about with this idea of scoundrel recognition. What would you do in the same carriage car with a recognized felon?
I thought a set of wolves in one of those never-ending forests might be necessary. (You can tell I'm still thinking about the Wolves of Willoughby Chase, yes?)
But then a suggestion was made. "Add me as witness," said the seagull.
And so, I did. He's getting a bit more revision in paint, but this gives you the idea.
An early stage of the painting with some reference.