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Record Number: MAG0081

Related Work: Highland Widow, The

Illustration Title/Caption: The Highland Widow.

Keyword(s): MacTavish, Hamish Bean - MacTavish, Elspat - Soldiers - Highlanders - Arms & Armaments - Prisons & Prisoners

Artist: Alexander Fraser, the elder

Engraver: James Mitchell

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 8 x 10

Date: 1832

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Magnum Opus edition], 48 vols (Edinburgh: Cadell & Company, 1829-33)

Position in Source Text: vol. 41 (frontispiece)

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson A.7.a.1829-33/41

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Hamish MacTavish being handcuffed by soldiers, his mother Elspat having fainted on the floor of the hut. [Ch. 11; EEWN 20, 110]

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