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Record Number: EFM0001

Related Work: Fair Maid of Perth, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Glee Maiden

Keyword(s): Dogs - Louise - Music - Portraits

Artist: Robert Herdman

Engraver: Lumb Stocks

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 26 x 16.8

Date: 1878

Source Text: Six Engravings in Illustration of The Fair Maid of Perth for the Members of the Royal Association for Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland ([Edinburgh: the Association], 1878)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 1]

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson H.RAPFAS.17

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts The Glee Maiden in a doorway holding a viol and bow with a small dog with her on the doorstep. Accompanying quoted text: ‘Such was the damsel . . . amusement by her art’ [Ch. 11; see EEWN 21, 106.30-37]. Matches #BOR0215, but with different engraver.

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