Geike, Walter

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Handcoloured Etchings of Edinburgh Characters by W. Geikie, ca 1830.


  1. Man, old woman and dog.
  2. Woman with basket talking with two seated women.
  3. Man breaking stone.
  4. Man being taken away by two others from weeping woman.
  5. Seated older man and woman.
  6. Woman with basket talking to two children.
  7. Group of women outside a building.

Published by H. Paton, Carver, Gilder and Printseller, Edinburgh. Includes watercolour and stippling portrait of Robert Burns, dated 1993.



Types of Materials

  • Artwork


7 handcoloured etchings and a portrait

How to Access This Resource

XS1 MS A324

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