Brigadier General Lord John Hay by Sir John Baptiste de Medina

Brigadier General Lord John Hay, died 1706 was the second son of the second Marquess of Tweedale.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
128 x 102 cm
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Sotheby's

He served in the Royal Scots Dragoons and commanded it in Marlborough's campaign in 1702-3. In 1704 he was made Brigadier-General and captured the French Regiment du Roi. He died of fever at Courtrai.

Provenance

By descent in the Tweeddale family; Peter Morris.

Venue details

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

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