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TITLE
Highland Shepherd
EXTERNAL ID
KIGHF_MCIAN_3
DATE OF IMAGE
1847
PERIOD
1840s
CREATOR
R R McIan
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
19766
KEYWORDS
occupations
shepherds
Highland Shepherd

A Highland shepherd and his dog. This is a postcard showing the work of the Scottish artist R R McIan. It is one of a series of illustrations in which he portrays aspects of rural life in the Highlands. The illustrations were published in the book 'Gaelic gatherings, or the Highlanders at Home on heather, river and loch', published 1847-49, with accompanying text by James Logan.

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Highland Shepherd

1840s

occupations; shepherds

Highland Folk Museum

R.R. McIan Illustrations

A Highland shepherd and his dog. This is a postcard showing the work of the Scottish artist R R McIan. It is one of a series of illustrations in which he portrays aspects of rural life in the Highlands. The illustrations were published in the book 'Gaelic gatherings, or the Highlanders at Home on heather, river and loch', published 1847-49, with accompanying text by James Logan.