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Record Number: NTD0023

Related Work: Kenilworth

Illustration Title/Caption: [Remains of the Gateway]

Keyword(s): Castles & Fortresses - Kenilworth Castle - Ruins

Artist: Alexander Nasmyth

Engraver: W. Archibald

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 6 x 8.5

Date: 1822

Source Text: Historical Romances of the Author of Waverley [12mo issue], 8 vols (Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1822)

Position in Source Text: vol. 7 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1172.h-i

Image File Name: 0007566d.jpg

Notes: Depicts ruined gateway at Kenilworth Castle, with trees growing amongst the ruins (see Ch. 25). Illustration title from 'The Waverley Album' (London: Charles Heath, [1832]), where same image appears facing p. 36, with engraver listed as Edward Finden, and no artist (see image). Also appears in 'Historical Romances of the Author of Waverley' [8vo issue], 8 vols (Edinburgh: Constable and Co., 1822), vol. 6.

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