The Highland Laddie
- ca. 1782
- Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 1/2 × 9 7/8 inches (34.3 × 25.1 cm) and Image: 12 5/8 × 9 7/8 inches (32.1 × 25.1 cm)
Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "#176"
Lettered below image: "Printed for & Sold by Bowles & Carver | The Highland Laddie | No.69 in St. Paul's Church Yard, London. | A painted Room and silken Bed, | May please a Lowland Laird and Lady; | But I can Kiss and be as glad | Behind a Bush in's Highland Pladdie."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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Print made by unknown artist, eighteenth century, The Highland Laddie, ca. 1782
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