A hasty sketch by stealth behind the pillar in the library of Edgeworthstown April 25th 1848
Pencil and watercolour sketch of Maria Edgeworth seated at a writing desk, near a fireplace; various paintings can be seen on the walls while a bookcase is depicted at left of the image, on [p.] 34 of this album. Written at left of sheet: “A hasty sketch by stealth behind the pillar in the library of Edgeworthstown April 25th 1848”; signed ‘LLDB’ at right of sheet. Written in pencil underneath image is: "The Lady sitting is / Maria Edgeworth - the well-/ known authoress of Novels, / Tales, Treatises, Dramas, & / Essays &c".
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April 25th 1848.
Physical description: 1 sketch : pencil and watercolour; 28.7 x 22.8 m.
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|PD 2018 TX 34||
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