Waist length portrait of John Rennie FRS (1761-1821), almost full-face, wearing a dark coat; the original of three versions.

Rennie was a Scots mechanical engineer.


Sir Richard Temple-Rennie (sitter's grandson); Christie's 1905; Rennie family.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery

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