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Record Number: BOR0226

Related Work: Anne of Geierstein

Illustration Title/Caption: The Execution

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Hagenbach, Archibald von - Punishment & Torture - Steinernherz, Francis

Artist: Ricardo de Los Rios

Engraver: Ricardo de los Rios

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 13.7 x 9.1

Date: 1894

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

Position in Source Text: vol. 43, facing p. 304

Location of Copy: NLS, Lit.S.22

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Archibald von Hagenbach seated and bound on the scaffold, as Francis Steinernherz holds two-handed sword behind his back in readiness to decapitate him [Ch. 16].

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