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Record Number: CAB0003

Related Work: Antiquary, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Antiquary Buying Fish

Keyword(s): Boats - Cottages - Fishing - Lovel, Mr - Mucklebackit, Maggie - Oldbuck, Jonathan (of Monkbarns) - Seascapes

Artist: William Allan

Engraver: Robert Edward Branston

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 9.8 x 7.7

Date: 1841

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Cabinet Edition] (Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1841-43)

Position in Source Text: vol. 3 (title-page vignette)

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1171.i/3

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Jonathan Oldbuck bargaining over the price of fish with Maggie Mucklebackit, who is seated with a pail of fish at her feet [Ch. 11]. A reengraving of #ILN0006.

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