In which the literary reference finally has something to do with the overall plot,
In which the artist has used up the background budget for the season. Given Jareth's penchant for floating, he may very well just be sitting on nothing.
So far it seems the trip has ended smoothly...
Erik and Christine belong to Leroux and Webber.
Jareth and Sarah belong to Henson, Lucas, Bowie and Connelly.
Norrington and Elizabeth belong to Disney, Bruckheimer, Davenport and Knightly.
Javert belongs to Hugo, Boublil, Schonberg, and Kretzmer.
Legolas belongs to Tolkien.
The book credits itself.