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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(127b)

Ballad - Roud Number: V13175

Title: The London taylors misfortune. Or, Cut-beard-Harding chous'd by a country lass

First Line: A damsel came to London town

Tune: Four-pence-half-penny-farthing

References:

ESTC: R233207

Themes:  TavernsTheftTailors


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
33C4: Coitus, cohabiting, sexual intercourse
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker
47H71(+11): Tailor, dressmaker (+ indoors; in laboratory, factory, barn, etc.)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D262: Fan
31AA231(+3): Standing figure - AA - female human figure (+ sideview, profile)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
25G4(THISTLE): Plants and herbs: thistle
61B2(Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649): Historical person (with NAME)
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
25G41(LILY): Flowers: lily
61BB2(Henrietta Maria, consort of Charles I, King of England, 1609-1669): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
33C21: Courting
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D262: Fan



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