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    1807

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An engraving


Series Identifier:

462


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Viewing: Harding B 10(41)

Ballad - Roud Number: V24890

Title: Major Macpherson and Miss Lavinia Scout

First Line: Major Macpherson heav'd a sigh

Attributation: Composed by M.P. King

Authors:  King, M.P. (Matthew Peter), 1773-1823

Performers:  Bannister, John, 1760-1836

Performance Locations:  Drury Lane Theatre

Themes:  Rejected suitor


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
45D312: Officer
31A231: Standing figure
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
31B6(+9232): Morphology of human expression (+ refusing somebody or something)
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
41B2121: Fire-tongs
41A431: Carpet, rug
45C21: (military) uniforms
41B211: Warming oneself at a fire (or hearth, stove, fire-pan, brazier)
31A5351: Razor
31B6215(+82): Frowned eyebrows (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41B2132: Fender
33C971: Lovesick lover
31AA25212: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands
41B2131: Fire-screen



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