This portrait depicts the 23 year old Alexander Macdonald of Armadale, Skye, seen against an extensive landscape in the manner of Gainsborough.

Alexander Macdonald went on to become a Member of Parliament for Saltash in 1798.


Lord Macdonald; on loan to Paisley Art Gallery since 1964.

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