Portrait of Sir Pulteney Malcolm by Samuel Lane

Portrait of Sir Pulteney Malcolm, (1768-1838).

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76 x 64 cm
Art Fund grant:
£100 ( Total: £100)
Acquired in:
1965
Vendor:
Appleby Bros

The sitter was in the navy, with Nelson in the Mediterranean. Rear Admiral in 1813, at war with USA 1815 when nominated a KCB. Vice Admiral in 1821. He is depicted wearing the undress uniform of Rear Admiral, Trafalgar Medal and Ribbon and Star of the Order of the Bath.

Venue details

Scottish National Portrait Gallery 1 Queen Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH2 1JD 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

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