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Record Number: ILI0007

Related Work: Ivanhoe

Illustration Title/Caption: Page 337 / Ivanhoe. / Rebecca at the Stake

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Bois-Guilbert, Brian de - Horses - Punishment & Torture - Rebecca

Artist: Richard Westall

Engraver: Charles Heath

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 12 x 8

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: [Plate 6]

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

Image File Name: 0007502d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Rebecca in white dress by black chair next to the stake where she is to be burned, speaking to Bois-Guilbert, who is on horseback. [Ch. 43] Also appears as a separate plate in the Corson Collection (P. 2987) (see image).

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