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Record Number: EOM0003

Related Work: Old Mortality, The Tale of

Illustration Title/Caption: Lady Margaret and Major Bellenden finding Edith on the Battlements

Keyword(s): Arms & Armaments - Bellenden, Edith - Bellenden, Lady Margaret - Bellenden, Major Miles - Castles & Fortresses

Artist: Robert Herdman

Engraver: Thomas Brown

Work Type: steel engraving

Size(cm): 22.6 x 19.2

Date: 1869

Source Text: Six Engravings in Illustration of Old Mortality for the Members of the Royal Association for Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland ([Edinburgh: the Association], 1869)

Position in Source Text: [Plate 3]

Location of Copy: EUL, Corson H.RAPFAS.8

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Edith Bellenden observing from the battlements of Tillietudlem, with Lady Margaret and Major Bellenden entering at a doorway. Matches #BOR0044, but with different engraver. Accompanying quoted text: ‘Thus speaking . . . had omitted to notice’ [Ch. 11; EEWN 4b, 96.11-23].

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