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Record Number: ILI0001

Related Work: Ivanhoe

Illustration Title/Caption: Page 34 / "Do you dispute with me slave!" / Vol. I.

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Aymer, Prior - Gurth - Horses - Monks & Nuns - Soldiers - Wamba

Artist: Richard Westall

Engraver: Charles Heath

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 10 x 7

Date: 1820

Source Text: Ivanhoe, A Romance by the Author of Waverley, Illustrated with Engravings by Charles Heath from Drawings by Richard Westall, Esq., R.A. (London: Hurst, Robinson, & Co., 1820)

Position in Source Text: title-page vignette

Location of Copy: NYPL, NCC (Scott) (Westall R. Illustrations of Ivanhoe)

Image File Name: 0007550d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Gurth and Wamba frightened by the rearing horse of Prior Aymer, who raises his staff threateningly after Gurth refuses to show the way to Cedric's home in the woods. [Ch. 2] Also appears as a separate plate in the Corson Collection (P. 2970) (see image).

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