logoIllustrating Scott

Record Number: NTD0030

Related Work: Peveril of the Peak

Illustration Title/Caption:

Keyword(s): Eating & Drinking - Horses - Inns & Taverns - Journeys & Travellers

Artist: Alexander Nasmyth

Engraver: W. Archibald

Work Type: engraving

Size(cm): 6 x 7.5

Date: 1824

Source Text: Novels and Romances of the Author of Waverley [12mo issue], 9 vols (Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1824)

Position in Source Text: vol. 6 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: NLS, NG. 1172.i

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts a roadside inn, with woman offering a stirrup cup to a rider on steps about to mount horse, with another rider already proceeding along the road. Probably based on incident in Ch. 21; EEWN 14, 216. Illustration title given as 'vignette of a wayside inn' in Todd & Bowden 276A.

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