Portrait of the Rev Principal Nicoll
- Art Funded
- 210 x 150 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £1,500 (Total: £5,000; Tax remission)
- Phillips de Pury
In 1814, Raeburn became a Royal Academician, and in 1822 when George IV made his historic visit to Scotland, the artist was knighted. He died a year later, having achieved supremacy in Scotland as the foremost portraitist of his age.
Private treaty sale through Philips, Edinburgh.