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Two illustrations to Hugh Kelly's 'Memoirs of a Magdalen' for the 'Novelist's Magazine' (London, 23 vols., 1780-1788, Harrison & Co); among four prints pasted to the same album sheet; after Stothard; all with an ornate frame containing a head surrounded by rays at the top, and a scrolled cartouche for the relevant book title at the bottom.
Louisa's confession and the distress of her Family; Louisa Mildmay fainting in the arms of her family, who look down at her in distress, her father standing on the left; with a picture of a ship on the wall behind; by Angus; proof before letters on chine collé
Deborah Dobson kindly receiving Louisa into her cart; an elderly woman helping a young woman in the right foreground, into her covered wagon, at night; by Heath; proof before letters on chine collé
Etching and engraving
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- 1782 (circa)
Height: 178 millimetres (approx.)
Width: 115 millimetres (approx.)
- Curator's comments
- Included in the first volume of Balmanno's collection of Stothard's work in BM P&D. See 1849,0721.1 for more information.
Balmanno notes that he arranged the 254 prints from the Novelist Magazine in his collection, in chronological order, interspersed by other plates engraved between-times. See 1849,0721.73-78 for the note.
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- Associated titles
Associated Title: Novelist's Magazine
Associated Title: Memoirs of a Magdalen, or the History of Louisa Mildmay
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