On widow fair and staid
He fixed his eye, but he was much afraid;
Yet wooed, while she his hair of silver hue
Demurely noticed, and her eye withdrew. — Crabbe.


Graves, Algernon. The Royal Academy of Arts: A Complete Dictionary of Contributors and their work from its Foundation in 1769-1904. 8 vols. London: Henry Graves and Co. and George Bell, 1906.

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