Record Number: CAB0026
Related Work: Castle Dangerous
Illustration Title/Caption: Sic Sedebat / Sir Walter Scott Bart.
Keyword(s): Portraits - Scott, Sir Walter
Artist: No Artist
Engraver: George B. Shaw
Work Type: engraving
Size(cm): 11.5 x 7.6
Source Text: Waverley Novels [Cabinet Edition] (Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1841-43)
Position in Source Text: vol. 25 (frontispiece)
Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1841-3/11
Image File Name: No image available for this record.
Notes: Engraving of the statue of Scott sculpted by John Greenshields between 1832 and 1835. Purchased from the artist by Robert Cadell, the statue was originally engraved for the second volume of Lockhart’s ‘Life of Scott’ (1837-38). See Russell, Francis, ‘Portraits of Sir Walter Scott’ (London: White Brothers, 1987), Item 74, p. 46. Also appears as a frontispiece to vol. 10 of the Abbotsford edition of the Waverley Novels: see #ABB0096.<< Back