The 8th Duke of Hamilton with Dr John Moore and Ensign John Moore by Gavin Hamilton

3 figures with Duke in centre, Dr Moore to his right and Dr's son to Duke's left.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 178 x 102 cm
Art Fund grant:
£93,750 ( Total: £1,237,500)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Duke of Hamilton and Brandon

A large dog also sits on the Duke's left. In the background can be seen the Campo Vaccino and Alban hills. The Temple of Concord id behind them on the right.

Provenance

Commissioned by the 8th Duke of Hamiton in Rome; thence by decent to present Duke of Hamilton, Lennoxlove House, East Lothian

Venue details

Scottish National Portrait Gallery 1 Queen Street Edinburgh EH2 1JD 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

Entry details

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