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" ... yellow ; her face round and full ; her eye gray, delicate harmony being betwixt each part's proportion, and each proportion's colour; her body fat, white, and smooth ; her countenance cheerful and like to her condition. "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 523
1826
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The Works of Michael Drayton, Esq

Michael Drayton - English poetry - 1753 - 1657 pages
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition; That pi&ure which I have feen of hers, was fuch as fhe rofe out of her bed in the morning, having nothing on but a rich mantle^ caft under one arm over her fhoulder, and fitting in a chair, on which her naked arm did lie. What...
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Anecdotes of Painting in England: With Some Account of the ..., Volume 1

Horace Walpole, George Vertue - Engravers - 1782 - 316 pages
...countenance chearfull, and like to her condition; the piclure which I have feen of her was fuch as fhe rofe out of her bed in the morning, having nothing on but a rich mantle, caft under one arm and over her fhoulder, and fating in a chair, on which one believe tradition) is...
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Drayton, WArner

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition. That picture which I have seen of hers, was such as she rose out of her bed in the morning, having nothing on but a rich mantle, cast under one arm over her shoulder, and sitting in a chair, on which her naked arm did lie. What her father's name was,...
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The Literary Examiner: Consisting of the Indicator, a Review of Books, and ...

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1823 - 412 pages
...water-cresses. What a difference from the picture of her, in which she is described as having risen " out of her bed in the morning, having nothing on but a rich mantle cast under one arm over her shoulder, and sitting in a chair, on which her naked arm did lie!" This portrait, by the way,...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters and Sculptors, Volume 1

Allan Cunningham - 1832
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition. The picture which I have seen of her was such as she rose out of her bed in the morning, having nothing...cast under one arm and over her shoulder, and sitting on a chair on which one arm did lie." "Her forehead," adds Walpole, describing her portrait at Eton,...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters, Sculptors, and ..., Volume 1

Allan Cunningham - Architects - 1830
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition. The picture which I have seen of her was such as she rose out of her bed in the morning, having nothing...cast under one arm and over her shoulder, and sitting on a chair on which one arm did lie." " Her forehead," adds Walpole, describing her portrait at Eton,...
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The Graphic and Historical Illustrator: An Original Miscellany of Literary ...

Edward Wedlake Brayley - England - 1834 - 416 pages
...like to her condition. The picture which I have seen of her was such ae she rose out of her bed in a morning, having nothing on, but a rich mantle cast under one arm, over her shoulder, and sitting on a chair, on which her naked arm did lie." This is another trait in...
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The graphic & historical illustrator, ed. by E.W. Brayley

Edward Wedlake Brayley - 1834
...like to her condition. The picture which I have seen of her was such as she rose out of her bed in a morning, having nothing on, but a rich mantle cast under one arm, over her shoulder, and sitting on a chair, on which her naked arm did lie." This is another trait in...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 17

Child rearing - 1846
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition. The picture which I have seen of her was such as she rose out of her bed in the morning, having nothing...cast under one arm and over her shoulder, and sitting on a chair on which one arm did lie." "Her forehead," adds Walpole, describing her portrait at Eton,...
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The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events. St. Paul's to St ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - London (England) - 1848 - 312 pages
...countenance cheerful, and like to her condition. That picture which I have seen of her, was such as she rose out of her bed in the morning, having nothing on but a rich mantle, cast under her arm, over her shoulder, and sitting in a chair on which her naked arm did lie. What her father's...
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