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A Highland Landscape c. Oct 1865

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A watercolour showing a view of a Highland landscape. A loch or river is shown in the lower foreground, with a small boat shown on the water. Forest-covered hills are shown on the shore behind and 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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