6 musicians and an artist, friends of the host, perform in a neo-classical room hung with collections of antiquities, arms and paintings.
Kenneth Mackenzie, 1st Earl of Seaforth, at home in Naples: Fencing Scene & Concert Party by Pietro Fabris, 1771
© Scottish National Portrait Gallery
- Oil on canvas Dimensions: 36 x 46 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £50,000)
- Acquired in:
- Jocelyn Fielding
Lord Fortrose, the host, has his back to the viewer in the foreground, Sir William Hamilton is also present and two dogs attend. One of a pair of paintings in the apartment of Kenneth Mackenzie, Lord Fortrose in Naples.