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A Whyn Dyke in the Sound of Ila

A Whyn Dyke in the Sound of Ila

Artist: Cleveley Junr., John

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1772

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15509

Item number: f.31

Length: 33.6

Width: 50.3

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Drawing

View of ships in the Sound of Islay, drawn by John Cleveley, junior, in 1773 from a sketch taken on August 7th 1772. Islay is the southernmost Hebridean Island, off the west coast of Scotland. The Sound of Islay is a stretch of water separating Islay from the neighbouring island of Jura.

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