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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(14b)

Sheet Notes:  Sheet divided

Ballad - Roud Number: V5711

Title: The beggars chorus, in the Jovial crew

First Line: There was a jovial begger

Authors:  Brome, Richard, d. 1652

Notes:  A Jovial Crew, or, The Merry Beggars (1641)

References:

ESTC: R231115

Themes:  Beggars


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
46A151: Beggar
31A4153: Crutches
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
41D2339: Barefoot
31A4111: Blind, blindness
41D29: Clothed in rags
31A4152: Wooden leg
45B82: Disabled soldier
43C78: (playing with) toys

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
31A231: Standing figure

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231: Standing figure

6th Illustration

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

7th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
41A776: Container of leather: leather bag



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