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Illustration on Page 517 of the 1892 J.B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Sharing Tea with Mr. Lindsay in Edinburgh
This black and white illustration appearing on page 517, of the 1892 Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, depicts Ellen sharing tea with Mr. Lindsay in Edinburgh. In the illustration, Ellen is sitting in a decorated armchair at the table with Mr. Lindsay. On the table is a crystal wine decanter, and two small wine glasses. Mr. Lindsay's gaze is upon Ellen, while her eyes are leveled at the wine decanter. In her right hand she holds a biscuit that she has picked up from a small plate in her lap.
Subjects: Ellen, Mr. Lindsay
Illustration on Page 497 of the 1892 J.B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Saying Goodbye to Mr. Humphreys
This black and white illustration on page 497, of the 1892 J.B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" reprint, depicts Ellen saying goodbye to Mr. Humphreys. In the illustration, Ellen is kneeling before a sitting Mr. Humphreys. They are clasping hands and Mr. Humphreys has his other hand on Ellen's shoulder and Ellen is resting a hand on his suit jacket.
Subjects: Ellen, Mr. Humphreys
Illustration on Page 483 of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Tending the Garden
This black and white illustration appearing on page 483, of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" Reprint, depicts Ellen tending a garden in Scotland. In the illustration, Ellen stands leaning against a rake, her hand resting on a blooming branch. She looks away distractedly, and is wearing a gingham gown, a dark jacket, and plain straw brim hat. A tall fence stands behind her, blocking any view of the landscape beyond the tended garden. Several gardening pots and a watering can lie on the ground near Ellen's feet.
Subjects: Ellen, Tending the Garden
Illustration on Page 438 of the 1892 J.B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Mourning at Alice's Deathbed
This black and white illustration appearing on page 438, of the 1892 J.B. Lippincott "New Edition", depicts Alice's death bed, with Ellen weeping next to her. Alice's face is pale and serene, her eyes are open, and her right hand is lifted up as if to comfort Ellen. Ellen holds her left hand, while she covers her grief-stricken, shadowed face with her right hand.
Subjects: Alice’s Deathbed, Ellen, Alice
Illustration on Page 337 of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen in the Woods with Mr. Van Brunt
This black and white illustration appearing on page 337, of the 1892 J. B. Lippincott Company "New Edition" reprint, depicts Ellen and Mr. Van Brunt in the woods. Ellen stands holding a basket among the trees and grass of the woods as Mr. Van Brunt leans against his ax in the background with several chopped pieces of wood sitting near his feet. His two oxen stand near him as he gazes at Ellen, who looks around her, seemingly in awe of the natural beauty of the woods as she rests her hand on her chest. She wears a bonnet, sundress, and is carrying a basket in the crook of her right arm.
Subjects: Ellen, Mr. Van Brunt, In the Woods
Frontispiece to the  Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press Reprint Depicting Alice and Ellen on The Cat's Back
This color aquatint frontispiece appearing in the  Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press Reprint, depicts Alice and Ellen on The Cat's Back. Alice and Ellen sit on a rock on The Cat's Back. Alice wears a bonnet, a dark blue dress and wraps her left arm around Ellen, and points into the distance with the right. Ellen wears a light blue dress and leans forward slightly to be able to see the village Alice is pointing out to her. Mountains rise up in the background of the illustration. The gentle, flowing colors of the aquatint illustration give a sense of lightness to the scene as the figures are surrounded by a nature that blends together through the colorful movement of the illustration.The name of the illustrator is written in the bottom right corner of the illustration, and a caption below the illustration reads, "You see that little white village yonder?"
Subjects: Alice, Ellen, The Cat’s Back
Subjects: Fore Edge
Illustration on Page 182b of Volume One of the 1853 James Nisbet, Hamilton, Adams & Co. "New Edition" Reprint, Depicting Ellen Riding Sharp
This black and white illustration, appearing on page 182b of the 1853 James Nisbet and Co. "New Edition" reprint, depicts Ellen riding Alice's horse, Sharp, as Alice walks alongside her on their way to Carra-carra. An open valley with several trees and mountains in the distance extends behind them. Ellen rides side-saddle and raises her finger as if she is speaking as Alice looks up at her. Alice's hair extends behind her as if being blown by the wind, establishing a sense of movement in the illustration.
Subjects: Riding Sharp, Ellen, Alice