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Record Number: BOR0218

Related Work: Fair Maid of Perth, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Proudfute Dead

Keyword(s): Murder & Murderers - Perth - Proudfute, Oliver

Artist: Robert Walker Macbeth

Engraver: Robert Walker Macbeth

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 9.1 x 14.5

Date: 1894

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 42, facing p. 16

Location of Copy: NLS, Lit.S.22

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts the body of Oliver Proudfute lying sprawled in the street in Perth, with an onlooker viewing it through the opened shutter of a window [Ch. 18].

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