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Record Number: WAG0001

Related Work: Fortunes of Nigel, The

Illustration Title/Caption: Margaret Ramsay

Keyword(s): Ramsay, Margaret - Portraits

Artist: William Drummond

Engraver: William Henry Egleton

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 14.5 x 10.6

Date: 1841

Source Text: The Waverley Gallery of Principal Female Characters in Sir Walter Scott's Romances (London: Tilt & Bogue, 1841)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 1]

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.12.WAVG.1841

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Margaret Ramsay in men's clothing and cape, having removed a feathered cap to expose her ringlets. Accompanying quoted text: 'The boy was clad . . . fair god-daughter Margaret Ramsay.' [Ch. 28].

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