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Record Number: FIS0133

Related Work: Surgeon's Daughter, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Middlemas Wives & Gideon Gray / Les femmes de Middlemas & Gideon Gray

Keyword(s): Gray, Gideon - Towns & Cities

Artist: George Cruikshank

Engraver: No Engraver

Work Type: etching

Size(cm): 7.8 x 12.8

Date: 1839

Source Text: Waverley Novels, 48 vols (London: Fisher, Son & Co., 1836-39)

Position in Source Text: vol. 48, facing p. 188

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1836-9/48

Image File Name: 0014634d.jpg

Notes: Depicts the arrival of the three old women for Middlemas with news at Gideon Gray's home [Ch. 15]. Also appears in 'Landscape-Historical Illustrations of Scotland and the Waverley Novels' [Plate 90] (London: Fisher, [1836-38]): see image.

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