Surtees, A Catalogue Raisonné, vol.1, 6 (no. 27).
The work illustrates the famous ballad of the same name, though which of the many versions
DGR used is uncertain (see commentary for
Two drawing are known, a
pen and wash sketch and a more finished
pen and ink drawing. DGR later made some drawings toward
a portrait of the ballad's heroine, and may have had a part in the oil
painting that has been attributed to him.