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"Pamela, Plate 3" (no title)

July 1, 1745
Origin: England, London
OH: 12 5/8" x OW: 16 3/8" (includes false margins); Plate H: 11 3/4" x W: 14 7/8"
Black and white line engraving with etching
Museum Purchase
Acc. No. 1968-280,3
The lower margin reads: "Jos. Highmore pinxit./ A. Benoist sculpsit./ Pamela swooning, after having discovered M.r B. in the/ closet. He (frighted) endeavoring to recover her. Jervis/ wringing her hands, and screaming./ Pamela evanouie, apres avoir decouvert M.r B. dans le/ cabinet/ Lui, effraye, tache de la faire revenir; tandis que/ Jervis, joignant les mains, jette des cris./ Published, according to Act of Parliament, July 1745."