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Record Number: FIS0131

Related Work: Surgeon's Daughter, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Zilia de Moncada & her Father / Zelie de Moncade & son Pere

Keyword(s): Gray, Gideon - Law & Lawyers - Moncada, Matthias de - Moncada, Zilia de (Mrs Witherington)

Artist: Francis William Topham

Engraver: George Presbury

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 8.3 x 13.3

Date: 1839

Source Text: Waverley Novels, 48 vols (London: Fisher, Son & Co., 1836-39)

Position in Source Text: vol. 48 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/48

Image File Name: 0014618d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Zilia de Moncada, in her apartment under the protection of Gideon Gray, fainting after the appearance of her father there, with the King's Messenger in the doorway [Ch. 15]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 91] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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