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Middlemas's Interview with his unknown Parents, (painting)

Artist:
Windus, W. L.
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 165 (Sale info: For Sale).
"'Oh% My more than father,' said he, 'how much greater a debt do I owe to you than to the unnatural parents who brought me into this world by their sin, and deserted me thro' their cruelty.' Zelia, as she heard these cutting words, flung back her veil, raising it on both hands till it floated behind her like a mist, and then, giving a faint groan, sank down in a swoon." Walter Scott's "Surgeon's Daughter," chap. viii. [P. 16.]
American Exhibition of British Art. Oil Pictures and Water Colours. 1857. W.H. Tinson, Printer, 43 and 45 Centre St., N.Y.
Topic:
Figure group--Family
Literature--Scott--Surgeon's Daughter
State of Being--Emotion--Love
Control number:
AECI 01590165
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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