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Inverness

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Additional makers

Print maker - William Daniell; Draughtsman - William Daniell; Publisher - William Daniell

Description

View of Inverness from a hillside, with figures walking down a sloping road in foreground at right, and others in tartan clothes walking behind a horse-drawn cart along a road at lower level; humpback bridge with several arches over the river Ness at left, the town stretching on both banks, with two churches seen among the buildings in middle ground at right; hills in the distance; within a rectangular border; illustration to Ayton's 'Voyage round Great Britain', vol. V. 1821. Aquatint and some etching with hand-colouring.

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

Inverness, Highland, Scotland

Country

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