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Record Number: SSS0003

Related Work: Bride of Lammermoor, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Scene from The Bride of Lammermoor

Keyword(s): Ashton, Lady - Ashton, Lucy - Contracts - Jewellery - Marriages - Ravenswood, Edgar

Artist: Eliza Sharpe

Engraver: Frederick Augustus Heath

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 10.8 x 8.4

Date: 1845

Source Text: H. I. and A. Stevens, Scott and Scotland (London, 1845)

Position in Source Text: facing p. 243

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson 3964.B.STEV

Image File Name: 0007394d.jpg

Notes: Depicts Edgar Ravenswood confronting Lucy Ashton at the signing of the marriage contract, and holding out the token to Lucy, while Lady Ashton attempts to intervene [Ch. 33]. Published earlier in 'Heath's Gallery of British Engravings', vol. 4 (London: Longman [etc.], 1838), also titled 'Scene from the Bride of Lammermoor'.

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