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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(40)

Ballad - Roud Number: V3020

Title: Cupids golden dart: or A dainty sonnet here is to be sold

First Line: When Auroa [sic] in Izur [sic] was blushing

Tune: Down in an arbour devoted to Venus

References:

ESTC: R175882

Themes:  Classical mythology


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
47I221: Herding, herdsman, herdswoman, shepherd, shepherdess, cowherd, etc.
49M32: Book
25I18: Outskirts of city
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
25I13: Public gardens, park
92D152: Cupid handling his weapons
25I146: City-walls

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
41D23321: Boots
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A2711: Walking
41D23321: Boots
46C1462: Spur
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)



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