The drawing room at Noningsby

The drawing room at Noningsby

John Everett Millais

Wood engraving by the Dalziels

6¾ x 4¼ inches

Anthony Trollope,Orley Farm, Vol 2, facing p.202.

An apparently peaceful scene in which Ms Furnival receives her love letters undisturbed while pretending to work on embroidery. This illustration is a representation of an atmosphere, rather than an event.

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Scanned image and text by Simon Cooke.

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