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Record Number: DRY0220

Related Work: Fair Maid of Perth, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Combat Between Torquil and Harry of the Wynd

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Combat & Duelling - Gow (or Smith), Henry - MacIan, Ian Eachin (Hector, 'Conachar') - Torquil of the Oak

Artist: Charles Martin Hardie

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 9.5 x 14.7

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. 422

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Torquil (in armour and kilt) and Henry Gow (armour and trousers) wielding two-handed swords in combat with each other, as Ian Eachin MacIan (‘Conachar’) looks on from the side attempting to arm himself [Ch. 34].

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