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Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1672 and 1696

Notes:

Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet. Compare the first two illustrations to Wood E 25(42). Douce Ballads 1(25b) is another issue.


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Sheet Notes:  Douce Ballads 1(22a); a divided sheet.

Ballad - Roud Number: V35047

Title: Celia's answer to Amintors lamentation

First Line: Tis better then so

Tune: Celia's my foe

References:

ESTC: R235594

Themes:  Seduction


1st 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)

2nd 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
31B6213(+82): Looking sideways (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D269: Black velvet or satin mask, 'loup', 'cachenez'

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer
31AA2518(+81): Hand on the hip - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D262: Fan
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))
44A3(+2)(ENGLAND): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)



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