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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,0709.808

  • Description

    Vignette from title-page to Jane Austen's 'Sense and Sensibility', Marianne in bed, awakened by a noise and sitting up feverishly, comforted by a girl beside her. 1833
    Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1833
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 89 millimetres (sheet)
    • Width: 98 millimetres (sheet)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with verse over four lines beginning: "Marianne, suddenly awakened by some accidental noise..." and production detail "Pickering", "Greatbach"; the beginning of a publication line, "London", below.
  • Curator's comments

    See 1870,0709.797 for frontispiece to the novel. This vignette is likely to have appeared on the adjacent title-page, see 1870,0709.801-802 for example for comparison.

  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Sense and Sensibility
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,0709.808

Vignette from title-page to Jane Austen's 'Sense and Sensibility', Marianne in bed, awakened by a noise and sitting up feverishly, comforted by a girl beside her.  1833  Etching and engraving

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Vignette from title-page to Jane Austen's 'Sense and Sensibility', Marianne in bed, awakened by a noise and sitting up feverishly, comforted by a girl beside her. 1833 Etching and engraving

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