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:3.20
Title:The Orator Versus Culloden &E Contra
Description:carricature Reverend John HENLEY (1692- 1756) preaching in defence of Jacobinism Picture of Reverend John Henley orating with a sword and shield in hand, with text below and then printed text pasted to mounting explaining who he was "Published according to Act of Parliament 174?" Some of the crowd is dress in highland kilts, while some are in normal coats, with little banners of text from 6 people, and the text "Institutis Legalis" written on the wooden fence around some of the seating
Subject:Jacobite Leaders
Medium:Line engraving on paper
Width:22.55
Height:21.59 cm
References:B.M. Div I Vol III PRI? Pages 628- 2836 WB 148
Notes:yellowish brown spots
Date:1740s
 

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