Special and Named Printed Collections

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

Title:The Highlanders Medley on The Duke Triumphant
Description:Oval portrait of Duke of Cumberland in centre, surrounded by 7 scenes of battle, classical figures, and a picture of a devil, and a playing card, as well as a piece of printed material entitled "The Loyal Song. Sung by Mr. Beard at the Theatre Royal in Covent Garden" about the rebellious Highlanders. With two columns of verse at bottom of entire sheet and "Published according to Act of Parliament, 1746. Price d 6"
Subject:William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, 1721-1765
References:WB 127 Neg No H. 2483

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