book of prints
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- Object: Six Engravings in Illustration of Guy Mannering
"Six Engravings in Illustration of Guy Mannering. For the Members of the Royal Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland" 1866; containing 8 prints after various artists illustrating excerpts from Walter Scott's novel, including "Ellangowan Castle by Moonlight", "The Departure of the Gipsies from Ellan-Gowan", "Dandie Dinmont and his Terriers", "Harry Bertram in the Kaim of Derncleugh", "The Party at Colonel Mannering's on the Eve of Bertram's Return", and "The Capture of Dirk Hatteraick". Bound together with letterpress titlepage, table of contents, and passages from Scott. In original brown cloth boards with gold-tooled title.
Etching and engraving, probably from steel plates
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Height: 425 millimetres (sheet size of each page)
Width: 295 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Publications for the Members of the Royal Association for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland for the years 1860-1861, 1865-1869, 1871, 1873, 1875-1878 and 1882 are kept at 193*.a.6 to 18.
- Not on display
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Associated Title: Six Engravings in Illustration of Guy Mannering
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