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Would someone on this list from the United States, possibly please bid for me the following (they would not ship to Canada):


      William St. Clair of Roslin Portrait 1771 NR  
      Item # 1856110653  

William St. Clair of Roslin, 1771
(9 days left)

St. Clair, seen here in the uniform of the Gentlemen Golfers,  was also the founder of the Company of Gentlemen Golfers, later to become known as the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers.  The original portrait was painted by Sir George Chalmers in 1771 and now hangs in the Royal Company of Archers' Hall, Edinburgh.  This print is a high quality full color reproduction and measures 11" X 14".  This would make an excellent gift for any golfer !!!

And if anyone is interested they are offering the following on e-bay:


1842 Issue THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Oct 1 Item # 901991690 

(one day left)
An eight page weekly issue of The Illustrated London News dated October 1st 1842 price sixpence. It contains prints from engravings (largest 140x230mm 5.5x9") and articles including 'The Gration at Christ's Hospita', The Visit to Scotland of Her Majesty and Prince Albert featuring Glenartney, Pass of Glen Ogle, Roslin Castle, Her Majesty and Prince Albert Embarking on Board The Trident at Granton Pie. Views of Liverpool, Fire at Liverpool, Ruins after the fire including Formby Street, Borough Prison, Great Howard Street, Formby Street where the Engine with the Firemen was buried, Neptune Street and The Chimney of the Bone-house where the fire started. Also articles on Newmarket First October Meeting, Fatal Accident on the Exeter Canal, Photographic Portraiture, The Markets, Our Relations with America, Foreign Intelligence and more. It measures 400x270mm (16x10.75") approx It is in excellent condition with some witness marks where it was once boun! d with other issues. p>

I just managed to buy an Roslyn Chapel Columns - 1835 Steel Engraving ,(Title: INTERIOR OF ROSLYN CHAPEL (Mid-Lothian) Artist: THOMAS ALLOM [1804-1872], Topographical Illustrator and Architect - Engraved by: J. Cleghorn)  this weekend, from e-bay.

Rexdale, Ontario