Skip to main content

Watercolour Drawing, late 19th-early 20th century

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW229

Scope and Contents

Coloured drawing of Alexander Carmichael beside a large ice boulder in Scalpay. Probably painted by his wife Mary Carmichael. Included are loose leaf sheets with the following printed inscription, 'Mary, Mo ghaol an diugh mar an de thu. My love to day as yesterday art thou. Alexander'. Also a poem headed, 'Soiridh, A Bhean-shith Agus An Sealgair', 'Farewell The Fairy and the Hunter'.

Dates

  • late 19th-early 20th century

Language of Materials

English,Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

13 pages ; 260 mm x 195 mm

Physical Location

CW229

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm: Mic.Dup.1162/1

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44(0)131 650 8379