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A Highland Landscape c. Oct 1865

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A watercolour showing a Highland landscape. Continued on RCIN 981650.p verso. A loch or river is shown in the lower foreground, with hills rising up from the shore behind. Mountains are shown in the background.
On 7 October 1865 Princess Louise made an expedition to Inverness with her sister, Princess Alice, and brother-in-law, Prince Louis of Hesse. The royal party stayed in the Caledonian Hotel before boarding the Edinburgh steamer on 9 October and sailing to Banavie along the Caladonian Canal. From there they travelled to Loch Lomond, the Trossachs and Perth, before arriving back at Balmoral on 12 October 1865.
Descriptive Medium: 'Pencil and watercolour', 'pencil, watercolour'

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