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Forse Castle, Sutherland

1821

Print after William Daniell

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Title

Forse Castle, Sutherland

Date

1821

Artist

Print after William Daniell

Description

View of the ruins of Forse Castle on a clifftop overlooking the sea; a group of sheep lying on a grassy plateau in foreground at left; boats on the beach below at right, near a long rock, stretching into the water; within a rectangular border; illustration to Ayton's 'Voyage round Great Britain', vol. V. 1821. Aquatint and some etching with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - William Daniell; Draughtsman - William Daniell; Publisher - William Daniell
Inscription: Lettered in the border with the title in cursive script; below the border 'Drawn & Engraved by Willm, Daniell. / Published by W, Daniell, Cleveland Street, Fitzroy Square, London, June 1, 1821.'
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Location

Forse Castle, Caithness, Highland, Scotland

Country

Continent

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