Captain Aeneas Mackay of Scotstoun by George Engleheart

Captain Mackay facing left in scarlet coat with blue collar and loops of silver embroidery, silver epaulette, white waistcoat and filled cravat, powdered hair.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour on ivory
Dimensions:
8 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,598 ( Total: £9,197)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

Previously A G A Mackay, presumed by descent until sale.

Venue details

National War Museum Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh EH1 2NG 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk/war

Entry details

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