Special and Named Printed Collections in the National Library of Scotland

Prints in the Walter Blaikie Collection on deposit in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Shelfmark:15.13
Title:Miss Flora MacDonald
Description:Flora Macdonald (1722-1790); Jacobite Heroine 12 1/2x 7 7/8 Portrait of "Miss Flora MacDonald, one of the most numerous clans in the Highlands of Scotland. She seems not won, yet won she is at length. In loves war, women use but half their strength." Flora sits with scenery in the background, including a broken, scraggly tree. She wears a tartan shawl and holds a large portrait of Prince Charles in her hand
Subject:Jacobite Ladies
Medium:Line engraving on paper
Width:31.80
Height:20.00 cm
References:SP IV 93-2 WB 174
Artist:Le Clare (1746)
Engraver:Johnson
Date:1747
 

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