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Record Number: ILK0006

Related Work: Kenilworth

Illustration Title/Caption: Kenilworth / The Entry of Queen Elizabeth into Kenilworth Castle

Keyword(s): Attendants & Servants - Chivalry - Elizabeth, Queen of England - Kenilworth Castle - Leicester, Earl of

Artist: Charles Robert Leslie

Engraver: Francis Engleheart

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 10.5 x 8

Date: 1821

Source Text: Kenilworth a Romance by the Author of Waverley, Ivanhoe, &c. Illustrated with Engravings by Eminent Artists from Drawings by Charles Robert Leslie (London: Hurst, Robinson, & Co., 1821)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 5]

Location of Copy: NLS, F.4.e.25

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts the Queen about to enter through the gateway to Kenilworth, accompanied by Leicester and a body of riders, some carrying torches; the portcullis of the gate has been lifted, and the Porter with spiked club waits just inside the entrance [Ch. 30].

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