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:17.11
Title:Simon Lord Fraser of Lovat
Description:Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat (c. 1667-1747) 12x 8 1/4 Portrait of Simon Fraser sitting at a desk, holding a book. Text above portrait: "Beheaded on Tower Hill, for High Treason and Rebellion, Thursday the 9th of April 1747" with text below "Executed in the 80th Year of his age" and "Published according to Act of Parliament 1747" along with 2 columns of verse, each with 4 lines
Subject:Incidents, Caricatures Etc.Etc.
Medium:Line engraving on paper
Width:30.50
Height:21.00 cm
References:BM Satires Vol. III No. 2813 SP III 53-3 WB 186
Artist:William Hogarth
Date:1747
 

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