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Record Number: BOR0144

Related Work: Peveril of the Peak

Illustration Title/Caption: The Gold Room

Keyword(s): Bridgenorth, Alice - Children - Derby, Countess of - Peveril, Julian

Artist: John Pettie

Engraver: Frederick Huth

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 9.1 x 14.5

Date: 1893

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Border Edition], ed. Andrew Lang, 48 vols (London: John C. Nimmo, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 28, facing p. 64

Location of Copy: NLS, Lit.S.22

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Julian Peveril and Alice Bridgenorth as children in the gilded parlour at Martindale Castle, with Julian holding on to a reed stick, as the unknown figure of the Countess of Derby enters through a sliding panel [Ch. 5]. Painting exhibited at the Royal Academy, no. 213, 1887; and Royal Scottish Academy, no. 318, 1888.

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