An oil painting depicting Maria from "A Sentimental Journey"
Wright of Derby, Joseph (1734-97). English. Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1777. Provenance: Private Collection. https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/bal72359eng/maria-a-sentimental-journey-by-laurence-sterne-bal72359-eng/
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A Sentimental Journey
This image depicts Maria's purity and sadness. Her story causes Yorick's feelings of sentimentalism that he develops throughout the book.
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Joseph Wright, “Maria,” Enlightenmens, accessed December 2, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/840.