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Castle overlooking a lake

Castle overlooking a lake

Item Information

Title:
Castle overlooking a lake
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: A fine painting of a Scottish landscape appears on the fore edge of each volume. In each picture the dominant feature is a castle overlooking a lake.
Date:
(c) 1806
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Marine paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Castles & palaces
Lakes & ponds
Sailboats
Places:
Scotland
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1806.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Found on: The poems of Ossian : in two volumes / translated by James Macpherson, esq., vol. 1
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000125A
Call #:
RARE BKS PR3544 .A1 1806 v.1
Barcode:
39999063111882