A Veteran Highlander by David Wilkie

This painting was inspired by Wilkie's visit to Scotland in1817.

Details

Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
36 x 29 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £6,750)
Acquired in:
1979
Vendor:
Agnew's

In a letter to his patron, Sir George Beaumont, he wrote of the many romantic scenes and subjects he had found there.

Provenance

Richard Payne Knight; by descent until 1978.

Venue details

Paisley Museum High Street, PAISLEY Renfrewshire PA1 2BA 0300 300 1210 www.renfrewshireleisure.com/paisleymuseum

Entry details

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