Portrait of Professor John Wilson ('Christopher North') by Thomas Duncan

Cabinet portrait of Professor John Wilson, poet and philosopher carrying a gun in a Moorland landscape.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61 x 43 cm
Art Fund grant:
£200 ( Total: £200)
Acquired in:
1938
Vendor:
London Scot Bequest

Provenance

Collection of John Blackwood; Mrs Blackwood Porter

Venue details

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

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