Special and Named Printed Collections

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

Title:Thus to expire be still the rebels fate, while endless honours on the William wait
Description:To W 1/4L oval Portrait of Duke of Cumberland with text: " His Royal Highness Duke of Cumberland &c, &c, &c" Circular portrait with two classical figures surrounding it- one angel and one classically dressed woman, a suffering, defeated Highlander in a kilt with broken weapons stares up from the ground at the portrait. Bottom text: "Published according to Act of Parliament Sept. 29th 1746 by ye Proprietor R. Forrest & Sold at ye Plume of Feathers in Windmill Street, St. James's London. Pr 6.d Of whom may be had curious print of ye Duke for a Watch-case"
Subject:William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, 1721-1765
Medium:Engraving on paper
References:WB 124
Date:29 September 1746

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