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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(176a)

Ballad - Roud Number: V30836

Title: The passionate damsel; or, The true miss of a man

First Line: I am a young maid of beauty bright

Tune: The vertue of the pudding

References:

ESTC: R35096

Themes:  Marriage


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11R512: (woman) looking in a mirror ~ scene symbolizing 'Vanitas'
25F35(PEACOCK): Ornamental birds: peacock
31AA51111: Reflection (in a mirror) - AA - (for) women

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B8: Fool, simpleton, numskull
41A361: Tower (of house or building)
46C13142(+7333): Ass, donkey (+ ears of an animal)

3rd 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
41A421: Curtains
48C167: Pavement, floor ~ architecture

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41A776: Container of leather: leather bag

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)



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