This is an original 1913 tipped-in halftone print of Dr. Norman MacLeod (1783-1862), a Scottish minister who greatly influenced Gaelic literature, and founded two Gaelic periodicals: An Teachdaire Gaelach (The Highland Messenger)
(1829Ð32) and Cuairtear nan Gleann (The Traveller of the Glens) (1840-43)
. He was also greatly involved in church politics and a supporter of the Gaelic education and welfare of Highlanders.
This 98+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note the marks in the upper margin.
Product Type: Orig. Tipped-in Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 4.25 x 5.25 inches; 11 x 13 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Gaidheal, neck beard, profile, portrait