A Highland Officer

Lithographic print of original pencil, charcoal and watercolour drawing, ‘A Highland Officer’, by artist Sir David Muirhead Bone. Published in a series in 1918, it was originally executed in 1916. This proof forms part of a green paper folder of an “edition de luxe” of signed proofs: 10 prints made from the War Drawings of Muirhead Bone.

Muirhead Bone (1876-1953) was a Scottish watercolourist and etcher. He was known for his depictions of wartime industrial and architectural settings. He was on the advisory committees for the British War Memorials during the First World War and the War Artists Advisory panel during the Second World War.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
lithograph on paper
Common Name
A Highland Officer
Simple Name
Full Name
A Highland Officer
image height 473 mm; image width 310 mm; total sheet height 523 mm; total sheet width 393 mm
Production Person Surname
Bone; Country Life Ltd; Newnes Ltd
Production Person Initials
Sir David Muirhead; ; George
Period Classification
World War I (1914-1918)
Production Year Low
Production Year High
Production Parish
; Covent Garden
Production Town
; London; London
Production Country
; United Kingdom: England; United Kingdom: England
Family Group

Inscription / Transcription
Bone; Muirhead Bone; MB

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