Friars Carse in 1840, Dumfriesshire



This was the estate of Burns’ friend and neighbour, Captain Robert Riddell of Glenriddel. Engraved by James Giles after the painting by David Octavius Hill (1802-1870) for ‘The Land of Burns’ by John Wilson (Christopher North), and Robert Chambers. Published by Blackie & Son, Glasgow 1840. Paper size approx. 200 x 260 mm.

Steel engraving
Image size approx. 140 x 90 mm.