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Record Number: LIB0050

Related Work: Surgeon's Daughter, The

Illustration Title/Caption: ‘Richard Middlemas sunk on one knee . . . sunk down in a swoon.’ [6 lines]

Keyword(s): Middlemas, Richard ('Sadoc') - Moncada, Zilia de (Mrs Witherington) - Music - Witherington, General

Artist: William Lindsay Windus

Engraver: Edward Radclyffe

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 10.4 x 8.3

Date: 1853

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Library Edition] (Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1852-53)

Position in Source Text: vol. 25 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: NLS, Hall.279.a & b

Image File Name: 0014617d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Richard Middlemas on one knee entreating Colonel Witherington, as Zilia stands behind him, flinging off her veil [Ch. 22; EEWN 20, 231.26-27].

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