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    between 1672 and 1696

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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(250b)

Ballad

Title: The West-country maids advice

First Line: Fair maids draw near to me a while

Tune: Hey boys, up go we

Authors:  Bowne, Tobias, 1672-1695

References:

ESTC: R235488

Themes:  Marriage - women


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure
48C161: Column, pillar ~ architecture
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6(+911): Morphology of human expression (+ saluting, showing reverence)
41D223(WAISTCOAT): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+82): Arm stretched forward (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D921: 'décolleté'
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
48C161: Column, pillar ~ architecture
41D283: Mask
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25I28: Outskirts of village
41D262: Fan
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ (full) bust portrait)
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))



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