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Viewing: Wood E 25(143)

Ballad - Roud Number: V19548

Title: The forc'd marriage. Or, unfortunate Celia

First Line: To what great distress

Tune: Since Celia's my foe

Authors:  Pope, Walter

References:

ESTC: R228214

Themes:  Adultery


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
25G4(THISTLE): Plants and herbs: thistle
61B2(Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649): Historical person (with NAME)
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
25G41(LILY): Flowers: lily
61BB2(Henrietta Maria, consort of Charles I, King of England, 1609-1669): Historical person (with NAME) - BB - woman

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
41D921: 'décolleté'
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
41D262: Fan
25H172: 'locus amoenus' motif; pleasant place with trees (~ taste), meadows (~ sight), spring or brook (~ feeling), singing birds (~ hearing) and flowers (~ smell)
41D223(WAISTCOAT): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D221: Head-gear
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village
31A244: Head bent forward; bowing



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