logoIllustrating Scott

Record Number: LAL0007

Related Work: Abbot, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Queen Mary at Loch-Leven Castle / (The Abbot)

Keyword(s): Attendants & Servants - Mary Queen of Scots

Artist: Paul Delaroche

Engraver: Gerard Rene Le Villain

Work Type: lithograph

Size(cm): 12 x 18.5

Date: 1829

Source Text: The Lithographic Album of Sir Walter Scott’s Readers, or 12 Sketches by the Following Distinguished Artists R. P. Bonington, P. Delaroche, et E. Lami (London: Colnaghi Son et Co., 1829)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 10]

Location of Copy: NAL, 67.D.35

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Mary Queen of Scots seated in her chamber at Loch Leven Castle, looking distraught, surrounded by four courtiers; one male courtier kneels at her feet, another stands behind bowing slightly, as the two women stand behind, one apparently weeping. Legend dated 1 December 1828.

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