logoIllustrating Scott

Record Number: DRY0014

Related Work: Guy Mannering

Illustration Title/Caption: Meg Merrilies’ Malediction on the Laird

Keyword(s): Attendants & Servants - Bertram, Godfrey - Gypsies & Vagrants - Horses - Law & Lawyers - Merrilies, Meg

Artist: Gordon Frederick Browne

Engraver: James Davis Cooper

Work Type: wood engraving

Size(cm): 15 x 9

Date: 1892

Source Text: Waverley Novels [Dryburgh Edition], 25 vols (London & Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1892-94)

Position in Source Text: vol. 2, facing p. 50

Location of Copy: NLS, NG.1179.d

Image File Name: No image available for this record.

Notes: Depicts Godfrey Bertram and groom on horseback, with Meg Merrilies above them on bank, issuing her curse, with a sapling bough in both hands [Ch. 8].

<< Back

british academy logo