This is a contemporary and highly accurate depiction of the battle of Glenshiel.
Battle of Glenshiel by Peter Tillemans, 1719
© Scottish National Portrait Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 118 x 165 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,000 ( Total: £12,012)
- Acquired in:
This painting was originally catalogued as the Battle of Killiecrankie of 1689.
Christie's, 1984; described as 'The Battle of Killiecrankie, 1689... signed and dated January 10, 1689'.