Jacobite Re-enactment - A Meal Fit for a Prince
Local historian and author Arran Johnston settles down to a princely meal in character as Bonnie Prince Charlie, the Young Pretender, during a re-enactment of the Battle of Prestonpans, which took place during the 1745 Rebellion.
drawing | British Museum
Two washerwomen, one of the sketches made in Edinburgh and the neighbourhood after the rebellion of 1745 Pen and black ink and grey wash, over graphite
ca. 1740 Lady, said to be Jenny Cameron of Lochiel by Allan Ramsay (Philip Mould) | Grand Ladies
Lady Cameron's(?) square neckline framed by a modesty piece makes this 1740 Ramsay work a chronicle of fashion of the day.