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TITLE
Gillies with game
EXTERNAL ID
KIGHF_MCIAN_19
DATE OF IMAGE
1847
PERIOD
1840s
CREATOR
R R McIan
SOURCE
Highland Folk Museum
ASSET ID
19782
KEYWORDS
occupations
Gillies with game

This picture is inspired by the story of a twelve-year-old boy in Ross-shire who stalked deer illegally and later became a gamekeeper.

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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Gillies with game

1840s

occupations

Highland Folk Museum

R.R. McIan Illustrations

This picture is inspired by the story of a twelve-year-old boy in Ross-shire who stalked deer illegally and later became a gamekeeper. <br /> <br /> 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