The Brownie of Blednoch

Oil on canvas | 610 x 457mm | 1889

Edward Atkinson Hornel

This eerie painting was inspired by William Nicholson's poem ‘The Brownie of Blednoch’ first published in 1825 in the Dumfries Magazine. It was commissioned by Hornel's friend Malcolm Harper to illustrate a book of poetry entitled The Bards of Gallow...

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