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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(62b)

Ballad

Title: The downfall of dancing; or, The overthrow of three fidlers, and three bagg-pipe-players

First Line: Three pipers, and three fidlers too

Tune: Robin Goodfellow

References:

ESTC: R233023

Themes:  AdulteryMusicians


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C7354: Bagpipe, musette
48CC7525: One person playing wind instrument - CC - out of doors

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31AA2512(+82): Arm stretched forward - AA - both arms or hands (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48C7521: One person playing string instrument (bowed)
48C7313: Viol, rebec (violin-like instruments)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31A2511(+82): Arm raised upward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))



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