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Record Number: DRY0215

Related Work: Fair Maid of Perth, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Oliver Proudfute and the Devil's Dick

Keyword(s): Birds - Horses - Hunting - Johnstone, Dick - Proudfute, Oliver

Artist: Charles Martin Hardie

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 9.5 x 14.6

Date: 1894

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Dryburgh Edition], 25 vols (London & Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 22, facing p. 80

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Oliver Proudfute riding towards Dick Johnstone (‘the Devil’s Dick of Hellgarth’), who is also horseback and holds a falcon out on one arm; other horsemen also appear on the skyline [Ch. 8].

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