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Viewing: Don. b.13(42)

Ballad - Roud Number: V6054

Title: The innocent country maids delight, or, A description of the lives of the lasses of London

First Line: Some lasses are nice and strange

References:

ESTC: R234325

Themes:  Prostitution


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I22311: Milkmaid
46C1215: Carrying something on the head or on the shoulders

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)
48A98311(+2): Foliage ~ ornament (+ framing decorations)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)
41D921: 'décolleté'
41D2661: Necklace
31AA515: Painting of body or face - AA - (for) women

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61BB11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)
41D921: 'décolleté'
41D2661: Necklace
31AA515: Painting of body or face - AA - (for) women



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