This portrait depicts the 23 year old Alexander Macdonald of Armadale, Skye, seen against an extensive landscape in the manner of Gainsborough.
Portrait of Alexander Wentworth, 2nd Baron Macdonald (1773-1824) by John Russell, 1796
© Paisley Museum
- 102 x 79 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £780 ( Total: £3,560)
- Acquired in:
- Trustees of Lord Macdonald Testamentary Trust
Alexander Macdonald went on to become a Member of Parliament for Saltash in 1798.
Lord Macdonald; on loan to Paisley Art Gallery since 1964.