logoIllustrating Scott

Record Number: ILN0008

Related Work: Rob Roy

Illustration Title/Caption: Rob Roy / The Fight in the Public House at the Clachan of Aberfoil, Between Bailie Jarvie and Major Galbraith's Party

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Highlanders - Inns & Taverns - Jarvie, Nicol

Artist: William Allan

Engraver: John Romney

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 11 x 8

Date: 1820

Source Text: Illustrations of the Novels and Tales of the Author of Waverley from Designs by William Allan (Edinburgh: Archibald Constable & Co., 1820)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 7]

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson H.ALL

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Bailie Nicol Jarvie engaged in combat with party of three Highlanders, with (apparently) Frank Osbaldistone and Andrew Fairservice also engaged in the fray [Ch. 28].

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