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Record Number: MAG0035

Related Work: Monastery, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Monastery / 'Abbot Boniface was seated . . . in the red embers.' [5 lines]

Keyword(s): Boniface, Abbot - Eating & Drinking - Monks & Nuns - Religion

Artist: Gilbert Stuart Newton

Engraver: Edward Francis Finden

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 10 x 7.5

Date: 1830

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Magnum Opus edition], 48 vols (Edinburgh: Cadell & Company, 1829-33)

Position in Source Text: vol. 18 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1829-33/18

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Abbot Boniface seated after his evening meal in the palace of the Monastery of Saint Mary's [Ch. 6: EEWN 9, 69.17-25]. Exhibited as painting at Royal Academy, no. 426, 1830.

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