16 drawings from The Novels & Tales of the Author of Waverley by Alexander Nasmyth

A series of 'topographical records of scenery immortalised in fiction'.


Details

Medium:
Pencil on paper
Art Fund grant:
£11,000 ( Total: £11,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Bourne Fine Art

Finely drawn images include meticulously detailed monuments and landscapes.

Provenance

Samuel Hanson, Sotheby's (lot 112, 14 Nov 1996); Calton Gallery, Edinburgh; Bourne Fine Art, Edinburgh

Venue details

National Library of Scotland George IV Bridge, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1EW 0131 623 3700 www.nls.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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