Theresa. Finden's Byron Beauties.Plate 39. Mazeppa.
London, Published by Charles Tilt, 86, Fleet Street, 1835.
Stipple. 235 x 159mm. 9¼ x 6¼".
A young maiden sat at a chess table. Accompaning text: "Theresa. The story of Mazeppa is too well known to the admirers of Lord Byron's poetry to require a comment. Theresa, the object of the young page's attachment, is here represented as engages with him in that -...During its progress, Mazeppa suspected, from the pre-occupation of his antagonist, that his passion was not utterly hopeless". From "Finden's Byron beauties; or, The principal female characters in lord Byron's poems".
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