Graphite, pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 13 1/8 inches (27.3 × 33.3 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "What my ain Countrymen turn | their backs on me! - then tis an | up with Johnny Mac cree"; in pen and black ink, upper right: "Touch the Sillar!!! - Tis a disgrace | on an Scotland!!"; in pen and black ink, lower center: "Johnny Mac-Cree in the Dumps!!"