Harry put the plates of egg and bacon on the table, which was difficult as there wasn't much room. Dudley, meanwhile, was counting his presents. His face fell.
"Thirty-six," he said, looking up at his mother and father. "That's two less than last year."
-- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling.
It seems like the highlighted part mean he disappointed. But I don’t find any account for it in dictionaries. What does it exactly mean?