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Ney Castle, Caithness

1821

Print after William Daniell

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Title

Ney Castle, Caithness

Date

1821

Artist

Print after William Daniell

Description

View of Mey Castle on a hill overlooking the sea, with three riders and other figures on the path leading to the entrance, and two figures standing on stairs at the partly open door; lawn in foreground, walls at far left and far right; distant plateau at right; within a rectangular border; illustration to Ayton's 'Voyage round Great Britain', vol. V. 1821. Aquatint 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, Fitzroy Square, London, June 1, 1821.'
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Location

Mey Castle, Highland, Scotland

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

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